Colloq with Rebecca Brannon

Join us on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, at 5:00 pm ET in the Cox classroom of the Reeder Media Center, lower level of Swem Library, as we welcome Rebecca Brannon. Professor Brannon will discuss “‘Be pleased with the Retirement which you are dismissed into’:  The Joys and Tribulations of Late Life.” When Cotton Mather encouraged men to “Be pleased… Read More

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When Did America Really Become Independent?

Eliga Gould is Professor of History at the University of New Hampshire and the author most recently of Among the Powers of the Earth: The American Revolution and the Making of a New World Empire. When I teach the American Revolution, I often ask my students, when did the United States become independent? The conventional… Read More

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