New: Questions for the final paper, spring 2014. Due: Weds., April 23, noon.
Arts One Lecture on Silencing the Past:
UBC Site (with slides)
YouTube Site (no slides)
And another YouTube Site
This lecture by Paul Krause covers a range of problems in popular culture, literature and music, and history. It speaks directly to H331 and H332.
Film & History will be considered in both H331 & H332 this term, winter 2013-
Hornby Island, BC
Museum of Anthropology, UBC
Richard Hofstadter, essay on Lincoln
Frederick Douglass, oration delivered at the unveiling of the Freedmen’s Monument, 1876, also available here. Douglass explains why Lincoln was, and is, the president of white America, but also why Lincoln was an extraordinary person.
NEW: “Following King’s Path, and Trying to Galvanize a New Generation,” coverage by The New York Times of the anniversary of the March on Washington, 1963
“Five Myths about the March on Washington,” in The Washington Post; also see: “Fifty years after March on Washington, economic gap between blacks, whites persists”