Sponsored by BYU Studies—Historian Tony Williams has tried to do the impossible: Write a 200-page biography of Alexander Hamilton.Continue reading “10 questions with Tony Williams”
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”
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”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—America is known as a country of religious freedom, but what does that really mean?
Join Tisa Wenger, associate professor of American religious history at Yale University, as she discusses her latest book, Religious Freedom: The Contested History of an American Ideal (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).. Continue reading “10 questions with Tisa Wenger”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Vaughn Scribner is the author of Inn Civility: Urban Taverns and Early American Civil Society (New York University Press, 2019). Continue reading “10 questions with Vaughn Scribner”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Kenneth Lapatin is curator of the J. Paul Getty Museum and editor of the new book, Buried by Vesuvius: The Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum. Continue reading “10 questions with Kenneth Lapatin”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Liz Covart is host of the Ben Franklin’s World podcast and Digital Projects Editor for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture. She has a Ph.D. in history from the University of California, Davis. Continue reading “10 questions with Liz Covart”