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A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation

Here’s Ranger Dan Vermilya at the Gettysburg National Military Park’s 2017 Winter Lecture Series giving an outstanding presentation on Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation.

The video’s description reads, « The Emancipation Proclamation remains one of the most misunderstood and controversial events of the American Civil War. 90 mots de plus


OCCT: Oxford Translation Day, Trinity Events

Oxford Translation Day, St Anne’s College, Oxford, 3rd June 2017

On June 3rd, St Anne’s College will be running Oxford Translation Day, a celebration of literary translation consisting of workshops and talks throughout the day at St Anne’s and around the city, culminating in the award of the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize. 258 mots de plus

Events Of Interest


This lecture was by URBED taking about urban landscaping and development to help give an understanding for the current collaborative project. Here are key words based on urban development. 131 mots de plus


Review: Pierre Birnbaum, 'French State Jews, Between Integration and Anti-Semitism'

How strong is the relationship between Anti-Semitism today and its historical antecedents? This question is the focus of the Oxford seminars in Advanced Jewish studies: ‘Jews, Liberalism, Anti-Semitism: The Dialectics of Inclusion (1780-1950)’, for which Pierre Birnbaum delivered a talk at Brasenose College. 927 mots de plus


My 5 Favorite Resources for New Muslims

1.Introductory Books:

I am sure you can go to a book store and pick up 500 different books on “intro to Islam,” but I wanted to share with you the two or three that I read back in the day. 677 mots de plus


Lectures: Wealth and Structural Racism: William Darity, Jr. - Brown University

The following is a lecture by Professor of Economics William « Sandy » Darity Jr. about the relationship between wealth and structural racism in the… 130 mots de plus



Voilà déjà une dizaine de jours que j’ai terminé Mariana. Je l’ai tellement aimé que j’aurais pu m’y replonger sitôt la dernière page tournée. Comme je l’ai déjà mentionné dans mon billet précédent, l’intrigue se place autour de Mary, notre personnage principal. 661 mots de plus