AHA President William Cronon’s Thursday night plenary session at the AHA annual meeting, “The Public Practice of History in and for a Digital Age,” was taped by C-SPAN and will air this weekend on American History TV.
The panel featured Edward L. Ayers (University of Richmond), Niko Pfund, (Oxford University Press), Michael Pollan (University of California, Berkeley) Claire Bond Potter (New School for Social Engagement), and Mary Louise Roberts (University of Wisconsin–Madison).
Watch on C-SPAN 3, Saturday February 9, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm EST; or on Sunday, February 10, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm EST.
The session has been covered by the AHA Today, John Fea’s The Way of Improvement Leads Home, the Chronicle of Higher Education, and the Harvard University Press blog, just to name a few. The session was a continuation of Cronon’s series of articles for Perspectives on History, the first of which appeared in January 2012.