The department’s blog, edited from spring 2012 through early 2013 by Michael Wert, and now by Andrew Kahrl, offered over a dozen reflections on the work of MU history faculty. But two posts provided snapshots of the ways in which the department reached out with public programming through this year’s Freedom Project and faculty members’ busy travel schedules:
Taking Nothing for Granted: Reflections on the Freedom Project:
Historians on the Road Again:
Other blog entries explored the discovery of Richard III’s corpse under an English parking lot, a long-lost source on Latin American history, Christmas during the Civil War, Muslim-American relations—and many other topics.