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What does liberty mean to you? Diane von Furstenberg narrates this groundbreaking, limited-series podcast about the often untold stories behind one of the world’s most famous landmarks: the Statue of Liberty. Listen as the sounds of history come to life through the fascinating stories told by historians Alan Kraut and Barry Moreno, and park ranger Melissa Magnuson-Cannady. You’ll learn about the Statue’s evolving meaning, how Joseph Pulitzer saved it from abandon, and how Lady Liberty stirs conversation and controversy. Raising the Torch is a production of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation in partnership with FRQNCY Media.

Raising the Torch Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation

    • Society & Culture
    • 3.4, 234 Ratings

What does liberty mean to you? Diane von Furstenberg narrates this groundbreaking, limited-series podcast about the often untold stories behind one of the world’s most famous landmarks: the Statue of Liberty. Listen as the sounds of history come to life through the fascinating stories told by historians Alan Kraut and Barry Moreno, and park ranger Melissa Magnuson-Cannady. You’ll learn about the Statue’s evolving meaning, how Joseph Pulitzer saved it from abandon, and how Lady Liberty stirs conversation and controversy. Raising the Torch is a production of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation in partnership with FRQNCY Media.

Customer Reviews

3.4 out of 5
234 Ratings

234 Ratings

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Wow

Kramniwdog ,

Really great series

I learned a lot of fascinating info about the statue’s history through these digestible and entertaining episodes. Fun sonic experience.

TweedyTW ,

Love it!

So beautiful and immersive, listening is truly an experience. Love all the narrative coming straight from the historian's mouth. The third episode which explores the controversy surrounded by Lady Liberty is very powerful!

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