Herbert Sloan, Barnard professor of history, presents a lecture in honor of Constitution Day.
Prof. Kaiama Glover to host PBS series exploring historical mysteries. Check local listings.
Rickie Solinger, Dorian Warren, and Kimberley Johnson discuss the legacy of Franklin Roosevelt’s epic New Deal reforms, and today’s need for similar programs to address the challenges of the 21st century.
Barnard’s 23rd Medieval and Renaissance Conference takes up the question of how writers, artists, historians, scientists, and the masses imagined and plotted the future and the unknown.
To celebrate Constitution Day, Herbert Sloan will explore Thomas Jefferson’s ideas about constitutions and why they have not won favor with most Americans, either in Jefferson's own lifetime or in the present day.
In light of Independence Day, history professor vets historical accuracy of pop songs.