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Cultures Collide at the Royal Wedding

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • May 21, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 21:52

Guest: Gregory Jackson, PhD, Professor of Integrated Studies at Utah Valley University, Host of the “History Doesn’t Suck” Podcast The royal wedding – watched by nearly 30 million Americans on TV – was a collision of culture. From the British and American accents of the couple, to the contrast of musical styles during the ceremony. Here we discuss the cultural and symbolic contrasts on display during the royal wedding.