Articles with keyword "history"
Dena Wortzel finds common ground between rural and urban communities.
Poet Shelley Crisp brings her passion for place to North Carolina.
Through Georgia's online encyclopedia, Jamil Zainaldin helps disseminate the state's historical gems.
Jonathan Spence and NEH Chairman Leach discuss key moments in four hundred years of Chinese history.
Michael of Rhodes was not your typical fifteenth-century Venetian, and he left his manuscript as proof.
Life on a nineteenth-century whaler was thrilling, tedious, and often disgusting.
There is pleasure to be had in looking to the past for examples of the familiar or near familiar. But one can also look to it for a good blast of the freaky, the strange, and the unrecognizable.