WITF Talks

WITF Talks is our weekly programming discussion featuring commentary and insights about recent episodes of your favorite shows. Follow along each week as members of our staff are joined by local experts and enthusiasts to share thoughts, opinions, and favorite moments.

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WITF Talks Mercy Street Ep.3

Written by Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio | Feb 1, 2016 4:47 PM

WITF Talks is our weekly discussion on about programs on WITF.  This episode we're talking about episode 3 of Mercy Street, the new civil war drama from PBS.  In this week's episode

  • Holly Cookerly RN - Wellness Coordinator and Community Outreach for Wellspan Health
  • Dr. Ian Isherwood, Assistant Director, Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.

We talk about the challenges of performing an amputation, the use of cholorform, and almost everything else that popped up in epsiode 3. 


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