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—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”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Does religion look any different when viewed through the lens of environmental history? Continue reading “10 questions with Jedediah Rogers”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—Latter-day Saints celebrate 1820 as the year in which Joseph Smith first saw and conversed with God the Father and Jesus Christ. To mark the bicentennial of this landmark event, the Joseph Smith Papers Project has released a six-episode podcast, The First Vision: A Joseph Smith Papers Podcast.
Join host Spencer McBride as he introduces the first-ever podcast produced by the Joseph Smith Papers Project.Continue reading “Introducing ‘The First Vision: A Joseph Smith Papers Podcast’”
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—Learn about America’s first women soldiers as award-winning historian Elizabeth Cobbs discusses her latest book, The Hello Girls: America’s First Women Soldiers (Harvard University Press). Continue reading “10 questions with Elizabeth Cobbs”