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Articles with keyword "books"

Philip Lampi

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The Orphan Scholar

Philip Lampi's lifelong quest to document elections of the early Republic.

Michael Anton adjusting tie

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The Dandy

Author Michael Anton speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the history and influences behind modern men's fashion.

child in theater

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Deaf Meets Wonderstruck

An NEH-funded documentary inspires a cinematic novel, one to be seen as well as read.

Genevieve receiving King Mark's letter

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Dating Fashionable Middle-Aged People

A scholar's epic journey to catalog two hundred years of medieval dress.

Manuscript page from Richard Rufus's work

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Rufus Refused Credit

Modest Medieval scholar's commentaries on Aristotle come to light after five hundred years

Photo of Bob Stewart looking over tornado damage

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Alabama's Bob Stewart

Alabama's Bob Stewart Builds and rebuilds on the humanities.

Photo portrait of Philip Larkin

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"Moving and Memorable"

The complete poems of Philip Larkin

Civil War-era group portrait of blacks near the James River in Virginia

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Reading the Civil War

The moral and political dilemmas of the time seem so clear in retrospect.

Hurston playing with children

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Zora's Place

To understand her, you need to understand Eatonville—and vice versa.

stages of life

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Where Town Meets Gown

Site on medieval history, broad in scope, ranges from the totally wacky to materials that are deep and philosophically chellenging.