What is the future of public history?
The National Council on Public History is celebrating its 30th year in 2009-2010, and we want to hear your ideas about where you think public history is headed from here. Forward Capture is a place where anyone with an interest in public history can contribute thoughts about the future of the field. Be imaginative, be bold, be critical--any and all thoughts are welcome as we pool our collective visions. More...
Understanding the present, by contextualizing in the past
"I believe public history should be taught with the distinct idea that this is a field in motion. What we know about the past will affect our actions today. However, in doing so we must look at the…"