As a historian, I am always interested in the ways in which people frame events. Frames used are socially constructed and involve memory and constructed narratives about History. The past is about processes, not events, in actuality, but people have… Read More ›
This blog is intended as a reply to my friend and fellow historian Nick Sacco and his blog, “What Does it Mean to Come to Terms With the History of American Slavery?” I encourage others to reply, too! As Nick… Read More ›
An explanation of “every thing is not about race” and how misguided it is.
As I have written about already, my class of four (five counting me) in African American History was absolutely outstanding. I’ll write more about it soon, too. I wanted to share part of Tim’s project, and lucky for you (!),… Read More ›
The problem relates to historical memory.
This article explores numerous issues related to historical memory and struggles for equality.
If you care about yourself, others, and history, think again before that next “Spring Cleaning” adventure.