The letters of the James brothers offer a window to the nineteenth century.
By John J. McDermott
A seventeen-year-old's scribbles reveal the writer to come.
By Ellen Marsh
While some regard it as "the queen of the humanities," others dismiss it as "low-power history."
By Joan D. Hedrick
A filmmaker explains how history plays differently on television.
By David Grubin
Radio recalls the movement's evolution in five southern cities.
By Meghan Laslocky
Toulmin's journey from physicist to philosopher to ethical theorist: an appreciation by Marx W. Wartofsky.
By Marx W. Wartofsky
Toulmin backstage in a USC dorm.
By Meg Sullivan
The monk and his pea plants were just the beginning of the anguish over societal values.
By Doris T. Zallen
Images of a farmland divided by the Civil War come to life on the Internet.
By Jane Aikin
A new play at Boston's Museum of Science explores the myths and the man.
By Amy Lifson
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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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