Sponsored by BYU Studies—It’s been more than 175 years since Charles Dickens first published A Christmas Carol, but the book is as relevant as ever.
Join Natalie McKnight, president of the Dickens Society, as she talks about Dickens and Christmas. Continue reading ““Dickens would be shocked at how much ‘A Christmas Carol’ shapes our holidays,” says scholar Natalie McKnight”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—From J. Reuben Clark to Sen. Mike Lee, members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have had a profound influence on the legal profession. Continue reading “10 questions with Brian Craig”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—In the 1600s, the Virginia Company of London shipped 56 young women across the ocean to become the brides of American settlers.
Were they adventurers, victims, or something in between? Continue reading “10 questions with Jennifer Potter”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—N. T. Wright is a world-renowned New Testament scholar and the co-author of The New Testament in Its World: An Introduction to the History, Literature, and Theology of the First Christians (Zondervan Academic, 2019). Continue reading “10 questions with N. T. Wright”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Christopher Tyerman is Professor of History of the Crusades at Oxford University and the author of The World of the Crusades: An Illustrated Guide (Yale University Press, 2019). Continue reading “10 questions with Christopher Tyerman”
World history was forever changed as a result of the American Revolution, but the war also had far-reaching consequences that have gone unexamined—until now.
Join historian Craig Bruce Smith as he discusses his book, American Honor: The Creation of the Nation’s Ideals During the Revolutionary Era. Continue reading “10 questions with Craig Bruce Smith”