Archive for Tag Archives: ' History'

History vs. Hollywood: The value and nature of films that fictionalize history

History vs. Hollywood: The value and nature of films that fictionalize history

Posted On: April 05, 2012

By its very nature, history is skewed. For those who forget, the past is essentially a story, and, [...]

Lady Architect May Have Taught Christopher Wren

Lady Architect May Have Taught Christopher Wren

Posted On: March 29, 2012

Local architectural historian and Newport House Bed & Breakfast owner John Millar is writing a book called “First [...]

History conference opens with Voltaire and slavery

History conference opens with Voltaire and slavery

Posted On: February 23, 2012

While slaves have been absent from the College of William and Mary since the nineteenth century, their cultural [...]