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Juneteenth: A Conversation with Dr. Tera Hunter

Enjoy an informative discussion with Dr. Tera Hunter as she explores the history, context, and personal meaning of Juneteenth. The talk includes a brief Q&A. Sponsored by The Office of Human…

From  Princeton Inclusive on June 23rd, 2021 0 likes 5 plays

Class Day - African American Studies - 2021

Class Day African American Studies 2021

From  aas21 African American Studies on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 252 plays

The Origins and History of a Monastic Archive - From the Early Middle Ages to the Present

This 8.5-minute video explores the history behind the medieval library and archives at the former monastery of Saint Gaul. The archive was begun in the eighth-century and preserves many important…

From  Jonathan Henry on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 43 plays

'On the Judgement of History' with Joan Wallach Scott

Joan Wallach Scott, American historian and professor emerita in the School of Social Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Study, will discuss her latest book, "On the Judgment of…

From  PU Princeton University Library on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 8 plays

Pedagogy in the Playhouse: The Role of Hans Krása's Opera Brundibár in Modern Holocaust Education Through the ArtsJulie Levey UG'24 (2263204)

Composed by Hans Krása right before the Holocaust began, the children’s opera Brundibár became a distinctive example of the role of music in concentration camps after much of its…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 26th, 2021 3 likes 68 plays

Spring 2021 Anschutz Lecture in American Studies

Sylvia Chan Malik, the Spring 2021 Anschutz Distinguished Fellow in American Studies, speaks on “Sacred Struggles: Race, Religion, and the Soul of Ethnic Studies.”

From  American American Studies on April 20th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays

CREMS: Creatures of the Imagination: Visualizing Monsters in the Early Modern Sciences-Trim

A workshop featuring talks by:Surekha Davies: “Life on the Edge: Imaginative Prototyping and Sea Monsters in Early Modern Europe” For early modern European naturalists, the ocean…

From  Barbara Leavey on April 19th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

A Tale of Two Collections: The Icons of Nikolai Likhachev and Ilya Ostroukhov

“We always imagine Russian culture in the form of a diptych, in which one wing is Petersburg and the other Moscow,” the critic Abram Efros wrote in 1921. “In the field of Russian…

From  Jack Allen on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays

Medieval Blood Libel and Anti-Asian American Racism

Links 1. Video home page on Middle Ages for Educators2. For reports and resources on Anti-Asian and Anti-Asian American Sentiment, see the AAPI COVID-19 Project.3. For images, maps, and graphs on the…

From  Jonathan Henry on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 44 plays