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Articles with keyword "history"

Brother Arnold Hadd enters Chosen Land’s 1794 Meeting House.


Preachers of Peace

Shakers share their faith in Maine.

East African slaves aboard the Daphne, a British Royal Navy vessel


Gross Injustice

The slave trade by the numbers.


Of Stevedores and Book Slingers

Mention the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and what comes to mind are workers heaving bales along a waterfront, operating straddle carriers shipside, or driving winches above break bulk c


Hey, Who You Callin' A Jacobin?

First of all, they are not even French. Second, they’re hardly household names.

Julie Mulvihill, Executive Director of the Kansas Humanities Council

In Focus

Kansas's Julie Mulvihill

Kansas's Julie Mulvihill travels the state stumping for the humanities.

Duane W. Roller, professor emeritus of Greek and Latin at Ohio State University


Impertinent Questions with Duane W. Roller

On the elusive Cleopatra.

Linking Verse across Adjoining Rooms, detail


Sister Poets

In China they were called cainü.

Walking Cinema: Murder on Beacon Hill


Murder on Foot

The walking tour goes digital.


Our Founding Novelist

Charles Brockden Brown mixed spontaneous combustion with Gothic horror.

John Mitchell, Jr., editor, Richmond Planet


Brother from the Richmond Planet

Crusading Journalist John Mitchell Jr. took on the lynchers.