Past & Presentism: Podcasting as Historical Work

Abstract: We argue that historians have a duty to push back against the systemic issues that shape our own field and profession and to respond to current crises and problems.... Read More ›

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/9-2021-6/presentism-history-podcasts/

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Transnational Public History

Monthly Editorial July 2021 Abstract: Public history has often been conflated with local history and as such has been seen as less significant than forms of history that speak to... Read More ›

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/9-2021-6/transnational-public-history/

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Once the Statues are out of Sight?

Underlying inequalities will remain despite the erasure of historically racist monuments, and perhaps even by virtue of such erasure.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/8-2020-7/toppling-statues-racism/

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Black Suffering as Profitable Art

Luke Willis Thompson's "autoportrait" has gained a nomination for this year's prestigious Turner Prize - and sparked fierce accusations of profiteering off of black suffering.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/6-2018-38/black-suffering-as-profitable-art/

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Racism – A Killing Argument in Cultural Studies?

In the culture of politics and history, racism is a thoroughly over-used term. It belongs neither to political nor to cultural-scientific lines of thought, and its meaning has been poorly defined.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-7/8437/

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