How much time have you spent with the In Memoriam section of Perspectives on History? Admittedly, it may not sound like the most dynamic section of the magazine, but I’m willing to bet that after you read Jennifer Reut’s
Now available at Perspectives on History online, Robert Brent Toplin, longtime editor of Perspectives’ popular Masters at the Movies series, offers his take on 12 Years a Slave, which will likely be an Oscar contender in February.
The digitization of historians’ source materials takes center stage in Perspectives on History this month, with “Material Culture in the Digital Frame: A Forum” and “The Digitization and Democratization of Oral History” in our State
Each week we scour the web for interesting and historic documents that catch our eye, make us think or simply make us laugh.
As I was preparing the October issue of Perspectives on History for the printer, I read with great interest a blog post by L.D. Burnett on “the weight.”