Before We Were White
  • Brian Halpin - Before We Were White
4 episodes
American History Podcast


Episode 2: Black Hair, Gray Eyes
2020 Oct 2650m 30s
A middle-aged artist named John White climbed out of a rowboat onto a beach near Roanoke in America in 1590, searching for his missing daughter and grandchildren. His paintings from that time and place have survived. But did his family survive as well?
Episode 1: Off-Course
2020 Oct 0243m 48s
The sea can be pitiless.In 1477, a small ocean-going craft was found washed ashore in County Galway, Ireland, with the dead bodies of a man and a woman still lashed to it.Of the innumerable maritime mishaps in history, none would have a greater lasting impact on the course of world events.
Before We Were White - main theme
2020 Oct 012m 48s
Before We Were White main theme, featuring Dave McLoughlin of County Sligo, Ireland on bouzouki. Theme based on the old Irish traditional Molly McAlpine, composed by famed Sligo harpist Thomas Connellan (1640 - 1698).
BWWW Launch Announcement
2020 Sep 296s
"Before We Were White" podcast launches Thursday, 1 Oct 2020