The Briar Patch, episode 1: into the thicket
- Published: August 3, 2021
These audio episodes of the Briar Patch are recorded and produced by Central State University WCSU 88.9 FM campus radio.
The Briar Patch, Episode 1: Into the thicket
A briar patch is a “thicket formed by any number of unrelated thorny parts.” The briar patch figures prominently in the escape route of “Brer Rabbit,” the trickster figure in African American folktales in the mid-1800s.