In This Issue November/December 1998
Volume 19, Issue 6
This poster by Dutch artist Reyn Dirksen won a 1950 competition celebrating the Marshall Plan.
German Marshall Fund
This year's recipients of the National Medal for the Humanities: Stephen Ambrose, E. L. Doctorow, Diana Eck, Nancye Brown Gaj, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Vartan Gregorian, Ramón Eduardo Ruiz, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., and Garry WillsBy Ronica Roth
Reflections on the moral frontiers of thirty years of teaching the Holocaust.By Lawrence L. Langer
Our history from the New Deal to contemporary Times Square is documented in a new catalog of the artist.By Tom Stabile
From ragtime to Spike Lee, a film captures the kaleidoscope of cultural contributions made by African Americans in this century.By Rachel Galvin