Red Dead Redemption 2 and Public History — CCU Public History Fall 2018

This is part of a series of re-posts of student blogs from Coastal Carolina University's Intro to Public History course in Fall 2018. Please visit the class website, https://ccupublichistory18.wordpress.com, for more information. By Lyle Ciardi History is one subject that most people hit the snooze button on when it comes up in conversation. But the … Continue reading Red Dead Redemption 2 and Public History — CCU Public History Fall 2018

Video Games as Public History — CCU Public History Fall 2018

This is part of a series of re-posts of student blogs from Coastal Carolina University's Intro to Public History course in Fall 2018. Please visit the class website, https://ccupublichistory18.wordpress.com, for more information.  By Sean Butler It has recently been through modern movies, television, art, music and the Internet that has lead society to create an … Continue reading Video Games as Public History — CCU Public History Fall 2018

DaCNet 2: Day 2

Day 2 opened with, “Corpses in Cabinets,” my own panel, which included fantastic women scholars from around the world, but also FROM MY HOME STATE! Imagine my surprise when I realized the first speaker, Melissa Schrift, was from East Tennessee State University, 2 hours from my hometown. How cool to travel all the way to … Continue reading DaCNet 2: Day 2