Portada del podcast

Juneteenth

  • The Long-Awaited Arrival of a New National Holiday

    17 JUN. 2024 · Join us for a lively and informative journey through the history, significance, and celebrations of Juneteenth - the newest federal holiday in the United States. This in-depth episode dives into the events that led to Juneteenth's establishment, the impact it has had on communities nationwide, personal stories and reflections on what the holiday means today, and a look ahead at Juneteenth's future. Get ready to be both educated and entertained by this comprehensive exploration of an important cultural milestone delivered with fun storytelling. Whether you're well-versed in Juneteenth traditions or learning about it for the first time, this episode has something for everyone.
    Played 14m 42s
  • Juneteenth Celebrations - From Emancipation to Modern Day Jubilee

    17 JUN. 2024 · This in-depth episode takes listeners on a captivating journey through the rich history and cultural significance of Juneteenth. From its origins in 1865 to modern-day festivals, discover how these commemorations of emancipation have evolved over time. Explore early celebrations in Texas, the spread of traditions during the Great Migration, the resurgence in the Civil Rights Era, and vibrant present-day events honoring African American culture and achievements. Get a taste of the resilience, pride, and enduring spirit embodied in Juneteenth's transformative celebrations.
    Played 11m 49s
  • Juneteenth - Celebrating the End of Slavery in America

    28 MAY. 2024 · This in-depth episode provides a comprehensive look at the historical origins and profound significance of Juneteenth National Independence Day. It explores the events leading up to June 19, 1865 when the last enslaved African Americans in Texas learned they were free, over two years after the Emancipation Proclamation. The article delves into the initial jubilant celebrations, the challenges faced by the newly freed people, and how Juneteenth became an enduring symbol of resilience and triumph over oppression. It traces the holiday's journey to becoming a federal observance in 2021, underscoring its importance in honoring African American history, promoting racial healing, and recommitting to the ongoing pursuit of equality.
    Played 14m 13s

"Juneteenth" is a three-part podcast series that delves into the rich history and significance of Juneteenth. The first episode explores the origins of Juneteenth, from the Emancipation Proclamation to the...

mostra más
"Juneteenth" is a three-part podcast series that delves into the rich history and significance of Juneteenth. The first episode explores the origins of Juneteenth, from the Emancipation Proclamation to the announcement of freedom in Galveston, Texas, in 1865. The second episode traces the evolution of Juneteenth celebrations over the years, highlighting its spread, cultural traditions, and resurgence during the Civil Rights Movement. The final episode examines the journey towards Juneteenth's recognition as a national holiday, its impact on contemporary society, and the personal reflections of those who honor this pivotal day in American history.
mostra menos
Contactos
Información
Autor Katie Brown 2
Categorías Historia
Página web -
Email corboo@gmail.com

Parece que no tienes ningún episodio activo

Echa un ojo al catálogo de Spreaker para descubrir nuevos contenidos.

Actual

Portada del podcast

Parece que no tienes ningún episodio en cola

Echa un ojo al catálogo de Spreaker para descubrir nuevos contenidos.

Siguiente

Portada del episodio Portada del episodio

Cuánto silencio hay aquí...

¡Es hora de descubrir nuevos episodios!

Descubre
Tu librería
Busca