Halloween http://kmuw.org en Richard Crowson: The Horror of the... Banjo? http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-horror-banjo <p></p><p>Ah, Halloween. The season of goblins, witches, zombies, skeletons and banjos.</p><p>What??! Banjos??! Fri, 25 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 25322 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: The Horror of the... Banjo? Crowson Cartoon: Halloween Horrors http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-halloween-horrors <p></p> Sun, 28 Oct 2012 14:37:01 +0000 Richard Crowson 7627 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: Halloween Horrors Richard Crowson: Halloween Traditions http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-halloween-traditions <p></p><p></p><p class="x_MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:16.0pt; font-family:Times">There’s a memorable Halloween night scene in the book <em>To Kill a Mockingbird</em>, by Harper Lee. The story’s protagonist, 6-year old Scout is walking home after dark from a Halloween school program. Scout is still wearing her clumsy chicken wire and paper costume from the program in which children represent different agricultural products: she’s dressed as a cured ham.</span></p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 7566 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Halloween Traditions Richard Crowson: Finally, A Halloween Song http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-finally-halloween-song <p></p> Fri, 28 Oct 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 1721 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Finally, A Halloween Song Richard Crowson: This Halloween Thing Is Weird http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-halloween-thing-weird <p>What a weird holiday Halloween is.</p><p>It’s like some sort of phantom holiday that we all know exists and yet seems to dwell in some other holiday dimension. It’s printed on calendars, yet no one gets off work for it. The mail’s delivered.&nbsp; Banks are open. Schools don’t shut down on Halloween, though some teachers trying to deal with kids on a frantic sugary candy high probably wish it was otherwise.</p> Fri, 30 Oct 2009 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 1388 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: This Halloween Thing Is Weird