The life story of Toussaint-Louverture, Haiti's liberator, is told with other slave narratives on a new website.
By Caroline Kim
The Wright brothers' twelve-second flight at Kitty Hawk launches the aerial age.
By Janis Johnson
Technology encounters the humanities in a website examining the automobile industry.
By Emmett Berg
A new website encourages students to investigate history the way historians do.
By Pedro Ponce
From Java to Japan, the grain is not only a dietary staple but also a symbol of spirituality.
By Cynthia Barnes
H.P. Lovecraft's tales of horror come alive in an upcoming festival.
By Shannon Hunt
Montana launches its first One Book program.
By Hannah Putman
Robert V. Remini speaks about the nation's founders.
By Robert V. Remini
The legendary Queen Elizabeth of England is the subject of a new exhibition on the 400th anniversary of her death.
By Lisa Rogers
A new DVD frees Macbeth from the page and gets students on their feet.
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
By Anna Maria Gillis
Done with Tolstoy
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
By Kevin Mahnken
A Workingman's Poet
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
By Danny Heitman
The Blue Humanities
In studying the sea, we are returning to our beginnings.
By John R. Gillis
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?
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