A service of Salisbury University and University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Delmarva Today 2-11-22 (Part 1) "The Silent Shore" and Lynching of Matthew Williams

silent shore book cover.png
Book Cover

Mystery has always surrounded who was involved in the lynching of Matthew Williams. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talks with Charles Chavis about his new book, "The Silent Shore: The Lynching of Matthew Williams and the Politics of Racism in the Free State," about the names revealed by an undercover detective at the time.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.