It seems every podcast company is starting its own counterintuitive take on history. But how effective are they at actually illuminating our past?
Category Archives: History (Academic Subject)
Cultural figures talk about the continued importance of the month at a time of divisiveness over race, politics and civil rights.
Changes to how history is taught, as well as changes to how French, Latin and Greek are introduced, have set off arguments between the right and the left.
After digging deep into their storage rooms, four institutions are showing off what they’ve got related to the country’s new favorite founder.
For Professor Schorske, a revered teacher at Princeton, the modern cultural age began in turn-of-the-century Vienna.
How Hollywood changed the way we think about the quintessential romantic moment.
Mr. Trevelyan’s books included a biography of Walter Raleigh and a look at the experiences of his many relatives in British India.
Inspired by the booming market for young adult novels, a growing number of biographers and historians are retrofitting their works to make them palatable for younger readers.