1. WORLDWISE Arts and Humanities Dean's Lecture Series presents Annette Gordon-Reed


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    The College of Arts and Humanities presented historian, Harvard Law School professor and Pulitzer Prize winner Annette Gordon-Reed in the second installment of the 2013-14 WORLDWISE Arts and Humanities…

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    • Family Ties: Jo Southard at PechaKucha Waterville vol. 13


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      PechaKucha Night Waterville vol. 13 was held on October 25, 2013 at Thomas College in Waterville, Maine.

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      • Exploring the Chesapeake: Then and Now


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        A Web site explores the Chesapeake Bay—important to John Smith, Powhatan, Pocahontas, and the Jamestown colonists, as well as today’s inhabitants—revealing one of America’s most renowned and vital…

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        • Foul Bodies: Cleanliness in Early America


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          Dr. Kathleen M. Brown talks about this unusual cultural history that traces attitudes towards dirt through the mid-nineteenth century, demonstrating that cleanliness, and the lack thereof, had moral,…

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          • GlobeTrotter Jon Haggins TV on the Mississippi Queen Pt 1


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            Cruising up the Mississippi on the Mississippi Queen takes you back in time when cotton was king. We visited many plantations and heard folk tales of American History.

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            • Library of Congress: The Conquest of Mexico


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              The significance of Conquest-era events depicted in a series of colossal paintings are revealed through interpretive installations before them. The Conquest of Mexico paintings, eight large canvases…

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