Shakers http://wvxu.org en New biography of Shaker leader Issachar Bates http://wvxu.org/post/new-biography-shaker-leader-issachar-bates <p><strong><a href="http://www.nku.edu/">Northern Kentucky University</a></strong> Associate Professor <a href="http://artscience.nku.edu/departments/hisgeo/ourfaculty/medlicott.html"><strong>Carol Medlicott</strong></a> is a scholar of the <strong>Shakers</strong> and has written <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Issachar-Bates-A-Shakers-Journey/dp/161168434X/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1381932441&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=carol+medlicott"><strong>Issachar Bates: A Shaker's Journey</strong></a>, a biography of an early Shaker leader who led the group’s expansion west of the Appalachians. She joins Mark Heyne to discuss Bates’ life and how he established the seven Shaker centers in this region.</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 05:00:10 +0000 Mark Heyne 18639 at http://wvxu.org New biography of Shaker leader Issachar Bates