May-Lily Lee http://wvtf.org en Culinary History http://wvtf.org/post/culinary-history-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As you prepare your Thanksgiving Day meal, have you ever wondered what the early American settlers sat down to at their special feasts? On this edition of&nbsp; Virginia Conversations,&nbsp; a look at that colonial menu with our guests including a woman who literally wrote the book on early Virginian cuisine as well as an interpreter from the Jamestown Yorktown Foundation who brings colonial culinary history to life. Join us with host May-Lily Lee.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 21:35:43 +0000 May-Lily Lee 1121 at http://wvtf.org Culinary History Doug Wilder http://wvtf.org/post/doug-wilder <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this episode of Virginia Conversations, host May-Lily Lee talks with Doug Wilder, one of Virginia’s most-influential and groundbreaking African-Americans.&nbsp;&nbsp; The first black Governor of&nbsp; Virginia– and first black governor of any state since Reconstruction– Wilder discusses the political road that led him to the state’s top job.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 20:38:58 +0000 May-Lily Lee 1089 at http://wvtf.org Doug Wilder School Security http://wvtf.org/post/school-security <p>On this edition of “Virginia Conversations,” the topic is school security. It’s being discussed from PTA meetings, to the General Assembly, and around kitchen tables everywhere.</p><p>Host May-Lily Lee talks with guests from two organizations representing school principals and superintendents, a Police Chief, and a member of the Governor’s Task Force on School Safety.</p><p></p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 20:29:34 +0000 May-Lily Lee 1083 at http://wvtf.org School Security Remarkable Childhoods http://wvtf.org/post/remarkable-childhoods <p>On this edition of&nbsp; “Virginia Conversations”&nbsp; we track down two young people who found themselves in the national spotlight several years ago: Starchild Abraham Cherrix - the Virginia teen who went to court over his fight for alternative cancer treatment…And Callie Conley – one of the two babies accidentally switched at birth back in the 1990’s.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 17:07:59 +0000 May-Lily Lee 1046 at http://wvtf.org Remarkable Childhoods