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—Does religion look any different when viewed through the lens of environmental history? Continue reading “10 questions with Jedediah Rogers”
Sponsored by BYU Studies— Truman G. Madsen is one of the most influential Latter-day Saints of the last 100 years.Continue reading “The Biography of Truman G. Madsen”
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—Susannah Gibson is the author of The Spirit of Inquiry: How one extraordinary society shaped modern science (Oxford University Press, 2019). Continue reading “10 questions with Susannah Gibson”
Sponsored by BYU Studies—The city of Nauvoo is closely associated with the early history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. But the city has been home to different groups over time.
In Return to the City of Joseph: Modern Mormonism’s Contest for the Soul of Nauvoo, Scott C. Esplin provides a social history of the Illinois city beginning in 1846. Esplin is a professor of of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University.