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495 Words on Deep History

A Review of Andrew Shryock, Daniel Lord Smail (Eds.): Deep History. The Architecture of Past and Present. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2011. ————— If historical facts are indeed always situated in a web of socially given … Continue reading

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Assignment 2, September 10, 2012 (Part 1)

American History Review Forum: Historiographic “Turns” in Critical Perspective Part One: Forum Readings An answer to this assignment. Judith Surkis: When Was the Linguistic Turn? A Geneaology, pp. 700-722 The historiographical task of historicizing historiographical turns is itself a historiographical … Continue reading

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