Frank McCourt http://wrti.org en Frank McCourt--Simeone Foundation Museum--Village of Arts & Humanities--Germantown's History Hunters http://wrti.org/post/frank-mccourt-simeone-foundation-museum-village-arts-humanities-germantowns-history-hunters <p>We listen back to Jim Cotter's 2008 interview with Frank McCourt. The acclaimed author died on Sunday, July 19th, 2009 at age 78.</p> <p>Jason Peifer takes us to the Simeone Foundation Museum, home to a world-class collection of historic sports and race cars.</p> <p>Susan Lewis visits North Philadelphia's Village of Arts and Humanities, which evolved from the creation of art parks on abandoned lots into a community-based arts program.</p> <p>Tom Keels explores the cooperation between historic sites in the Germantown section of Philadelphia and the local school districts that have made thousands of students into "History Hunters."</p> Wed, 22 Jul 2009 19:17:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2177 at http://wrti.org Frank McCourt--Simeone Foundation Museum--Village of Arts & Humanities--Germantown's History Hunters A Profile of "Angela's Ashes" Author Frank McCourt http://wrti.org/post/profile-angelas-ashes-author-frank-mccourt <p>The Pulitzer Prize winner shares stories about his life with WRTI's Jim Cotter.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2008 14:41:58 +0000 Jim Cotter 3291 at http://wrti.org A Profile of "Angela's Ashes" Author Frank McCourt