The Resistance Files: Why Historians Often Talk Past Their Audiences – And How We Can Do Better

By Matthew Christopher Hulbert   For weeks now, marble and bronze likenesses of Robert E. Lee and his Confederate ilk have been - or are in the process of being - toppled from pedestals across the United States. In response, a number of the nation’s foremost historians of the Civil War and Reconstruction have supported … Continue reading The Resistance Files: Why Historians Often Talk Past Their Audiences – And How We Can Do Better