Dr. Cheryl White

Host of the Shaddow Files

Dr. Cheryl White is an Associate Professor of History at LSU Shreveport, where she teaches Medieval and Early Modern Europe as well as British history. Dr. White has also been actively engaged in the field of local history, and she has published numerous books and journal articles. She is a frequent speaker and guest lecturer, and her popular Historic Haunts of Shreveport tours continue to raise funds for historic preservation in the region.

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Airs Thursday, November 30, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the origins of the word Nightmares and the demons that haunt our sleep.

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Airs Thursday, November 23, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the Medieval Legends which inspired the tale of Elisa Day and the song Where The Wild Rose Grows.

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Airs Thursday. July 8, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White examines the terrifying legends of the premature burial.

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Airs Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes use into the world of magical incantations and the term Abracadabra.

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Airs Thursday, October 26, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us to Wallachia and the tale of Vlad Tepes, AKA Vlad the Impaler, Prince of Wallachia.

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