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Writing History Event: Virginia Scharff

“The Women Jefferson Loved” Conversation and workshop with historian Virginia Scharff Thursday 12 February, 3:30 p.m. HGS 204, 320 York Street Yale University All are invited. We’ll discuss Virginia Scharff’s work-in-progress, “The Women Jefferson Loved,” the first major study of … Continue reading

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got Twitter?

I recently created a Twitter feed for this podcast/blog (MHpodcast) and you can subscribe here. The twitter feed will be fairly low volume–mostly announcements or links that will be of interest to our podcast community.  Of late I’ve found that … Continue reading

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Writing History Event: a conversation with Jane Kamensky & Jill Lepore

The Writing History Colloquium and Andrews Society invite you to launch the new semester with a special event: “Taking Liberties: Histories, Fictions, and Blind Spots” A conversation with historians Jane Kamensky and Jill Lepore Wednesday 21 January, 3 p.m. Yale … Continue reading

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AHA 2009–Open Thread

I’ll be doing some twitter-style comment-updates about my observations from the AHA 2009 Annual Meeting.  Please feel free to chime in with your thoughts on the various sessions you attend, or add other comments and queries. This being my first … Continue reading

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AHA sessions for writer-historians

Are you headed to the AHA Conference in January? If so, these sessions might be of particular interest to us writer-historians: The Promise and Pitfalls of Writing for Readers beyond the Academy Friday, January 2, 2009: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM Nassau … Continue reading

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Introducing: Matt Bowman

We’re excited to welcome Matt Bowman to the MHP Blog team! Matt Bowman is a doctoral candidate in American religious history at Georgetown, and holds a master’s in American history from the University of Utah. He’s interested in Christian theology, … Continue reading

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Introducing: Adam Arenson

Join me in welcoming Adam Arenson to the Making History Podcast team. A little bit about Adam: I write North American cultural history, and I will be an assistant professor of history at the University of Texas at El Paso, … Continue reading

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