Things Noted Here and There
History bloggers who want to meetup at the AHA convention will gather in front of the Marriott hotel registration desk at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday 7 January. In order to make reservations for breakfast, we need for you to let Another Damned Medievalist know that you plan to join us. We'll be found easily enough. What other group in Philadelphia will be sporting powdered wigs and chanting"Sharon Howard is a goddess" at 7:30 a.m.? If that isn't too frightening a thought, sign up at Blogenspiel.
The Carnival of Feminists V is up at scribblingwoman!
The award for the most bizarre story of the week goes to: Chris Stephen and Allan Hall,"Stalin's Half-Man, Half-Ape Super-Warriors," The Scotsman, 20 December. See also: Ben Brumfield's roundup of reactions at Horizon.
Jason Kuznicki - 12/22/2005
I'll be there.
That is, assuming that I get an interview, which frankly isn't looking too good right now, I'll be there.
- New Hampshire professors at odds with library over discarded books
- Troubled history fuels Japan-China tension
- Independent Scotland's last gasp forgotten in Panama jungle
- LBJ was the ‘most-threatened president in American history’
- New exhibit at the World War I Museum ... Over by Christmas: August-December 1914
- Ken Burns on Colbert to promote his new documentary, "The Address"
- UC Santa Barbara History Department featuring a series on the Great Society at 50
- Historians are trying to recover censored texts from World War I poets
- Diane Ravitch blasts the NYT for failing to understand the controversy over Common Core
- Mormon history professors debate atheists in bid to foster greater understanding