Edgar Allan Poe Many think of him as the quintessential author for All Hallow's Eve. Join Talk of the Nation for a look at the world and life of Edgar Allen Poe. His work explores the mysterious and macabre -- out there and within ourselves. Guests include Norman George, actor portraying Edgar Allen Poe in one-man show, Poe Alone; David Keltz, actor portraying Edgar Allen Poe; Helen McKenna, park ranger, Edgar Allen Poe National Historic Site in Philadelphia; Jeff Jerome, curator, Edgar Allen Poe House and Museum in Baltimore.
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Edgar Allan Poe

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Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Many think of him as the quintessential author for All Hallow's Eve. Join Talk of the Nation for a look at the world and life of Edgar Allen Poe. His work explores the mysterious and macabre — out there and within ourselves. Guests include Norman George, actor portraying Edgar Allen Poe in one-man show, Poe Alone; David Keltz, actor portraying Edgar Allen Poe; Helen McKenna, park ranger, Edgar Allen Poe National Historic Site in Philadelphia; Jeff Jerome, curator, Edgar Allen Poe House and Museum in Baltimore.