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Susan Coleman
Susan Coleman

Susan Coleman, Director of the Virginia Center for the Book, joins Les Sinclair and Carole Thorpe to discuss this year’s Festival of the Book to be held March 19-23.

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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.