Sponsored by BYU Studies—Historian Derek Sainsbury reveals new details about Joseph Smith’s campaign for president of the United States.Continue reading “10 questions with Derek Sainsbury”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Author Claire Cock-Starkey has written about book lovers, libraries, and even some of history’s most famous last words. She turns her attention to museums in A Museum Miscellany (Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, 2019).Continue reading “10 questions with Claire Cock-Starkey”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Sponsored by BYU Studies—How does race help shape a religion? Join Max Perry Mueller for a discussion of ‘Race and the Making of the Mormon People.’Continue reading “10 questions with Max Perry Mueller”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Historian John Turner has written about evangelicals, christology, and even Brigham Young. He turns his attention to early American concepts of liberty in They Knew They Were Pilgrims: Plymouth Colony and the Contest for American Liberty (Yale University Press, 2020). Continue reading “10 questions with John Turner”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Historian David Head separates fact from fiction in A Crisis of Peace: George Washington, the Newburgh Conspiracy, and the Fate of the American Revolution.Continue reading “10 questions with David Head”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Saints Volume 2: No Unhallowed Hand is the second book in a four-volume history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Join Matt McBride as he explains what the book covers, how it came to be—and what comes next.Continue reading “‘Saints Volume 2: No Unhallowed Hand, 1846-1893’”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Think Congress is bad now? You should see what it was like in the 1800s.
Join historian Joanne Freeman as she discusses her book, The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War.Continue reading “10 questions with Joanne Freeman”