- You Know Your History? These Podcasts Aren’t So Sure, via @nytimes @BackStoryRadio https://t.co/mNZVS2Ioed 07:07:58 AM December 16, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- The Internet Is Dying. Repealing Net Neutrality Hastens That Death., via @nytimes https://t.co/6GIftBgxCo 06:31:41 AM December 15, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
Tag Archives: Civil War
I am looking forward to my upcoming talk on the Civil War in Alexandria, Virginia. I will be posting the materials from the talk soon, including the soldiers’ records, maps, and other records from the Hospital at Fort Williams in … Continue reading
The New York Times Opinionator Disunion series published my piece this morning “Been Workin’ on the Railroad.” This piece tells the story of Samuel Ballton, an enslaved railroad worker, who leaves slavery and joins the Union Army in the spring … Continue reading
On Wednesday evening, October 5th, over 400 patrons of the humanities gathered at the Joslyn Museum of Art in Omaha, Nebraska, for the 16th Annual Governor’s Lecture in the Humanities fundraiser. Eric Foner, author of The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading
Google Lab’s Ngram viewer allows anyone to comb through over 5 million books for patterns and word trends in history. When Jean Baptiste Michel, et al., published their findings in “Quantitative Analysis of Culture Using Millions of Digitized Books,” they … Continue reading