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Race Relations in America

New Trial: Race Relations in America

Based at Fisk University from 1943-1970, the Race Relations Department and its annual Institute were set up by the American Missionary Association to investigate problem areas in race relations and develop methods for educating communities and preventing conflict.


New Trial: Migration to New Worlds: The Modern Era

New Trial: Migration to New Worlds: The Modern Era

From the century of immigration, through to the modern era, Migration to New Worlds charts the emigration experience of millions across 200 years of turbulent history.


Frontier Life

Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters

This digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920.


East India Company

New Trial: East India Company 1600-1947

East India Company offers access to a unique collection of India Office Records from the British Library, London.


Colonial America, Module III: The American Revolution

TRIAL: Colonial America: The Revolution, Legislation and Politics in the Colonies

Colonial America: The American Revolution (Module 3) and Legislation and Politics in the Colonies (Module 4)

Trial ends: October 18, 2018


Sarah Sentilles

TODAY: Cherry Reading Series: Sarah Sentilles

The Department of English hosts Sarah Sentilles for a special reading from her new book Draw Your Weapons.


Victorian Popular Culture

New Trial: Victorian Popular Culture

Victorian Popular Culture is a portal comprised of four modules, inviting users into the darkened halls, small backrooms, big tops and traveling venues that hosted everything from spectacular shows and bawdy burlesque, to the world of magic, spiritualist séances, optical entertainments and