John Brown’s Body http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Simpson family to perform dramatic version of epic Civil War poem http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/simpson-family-perform-dramatic-version-epic-civil-war-poem <p>We’re joined now by Pete and Lynne Simpson. They’re doing a production of the play “John Brown’s Body,” which they’ll perform across the state this month. Lynne Simpson tells Willow Belden the play is actually an epic poem, written by Stephen Vincent Benet about 50 years after the end of the Civil War.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 21:26:55 +0000 Willow Belden 32272 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Simpson family to perform dramatic version of epic Civil War poem