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Articles with keyword "Jefferson Lecture"

Conversation

"The War that Never Goes Away"

Jefferson Lecturer James M. McPherson talks with NEH Chairman William R. Ferris about the Civil War and the long shadows it still casts over the American landscape.

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David McCullough, Chronicler of America

The Librarian of Congress looks at David McCullough's retelling of the American story.

Conversation

McCullough

The 2003 Jefferson Lecturer speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the role of the humanities in democracy.

Martin Scorsese

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2013 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities

Martin Scorsese takes the stage.

Robert De Niro as Jake LaMotta

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"With Love and Resolution": An Appreciation

The Art of Martin Scorsese

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A Fan's Notes

On Updike’s long game.