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Beyond her relationship with Voltaire, Émilie du Châtelet was one of the foremost thinkers of her time.
By Steve Barnes
An Alabama girl married into a revolution in Costa Rica.
By Tory Cooney
Veterans' voices shape a new play in Minnesota.
By Graydon Royce
Tucson restores its mid-century neon signs.
By Christine Wald-Hopkins
A woman tells the story of her Holocaust survival through her embroidered art.
By Anna Maria Gillis
Geometric art connects different cultures.
By Meredith Good
One a patriot, one a spy--two wives of the American Revolution.
What the White Album says about us.
By Mark Athitakis
Real and imagined cowboys in New Mexico.
By Peter BG Shoemaker
The evolution of Wonder Woman.
By Laura Wolff Scanlan
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
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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