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Ben Franklin

Benjamin Franklin learns diplomacy from continental thinkers.

2005 National Humanities Medalists

Riding High

Photographer Ralph R. Doubleday captures the early days of rodeo.

Discovering St. Augustine

A workshop brings teachers to the site of the nation’s oldest European settlement.

The Woman Who Would Be King

An exhibition reveals the reign and destruction of an ambitious Egyptian queen.

From Battlefield to Bungalow

Easy-to-assemble structures find a place in the twenty-first century.

Fearless and Free

Reading in the Age of Google

Contemplating the future with books that talk to one another.

Democratizing Knowledge

Online research provides new rigor in the scholarly process.

Here’s Looking at Casablanca

The study of film becomes easier with the help of a new digital tool.