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William Hogeland is the author of three books on the U.S. founding period and a collection of essays on public history. His latest book, Autumn of the Black Snake, is forthcoming in May.
Hamilton was hardly the hero or scholar invoked by Nussbaum.
Chief Justice John Roberts and Associate Justice Elena Kagan on the steps of the Supreme Court
As soon as there was a Constitution, fights about its meaning began.
Repeatedly in U.S. history, liebralism and populism have defined themselves by rhetorical rejection of the other.
In response to Sanford Levinson’s critique of Constitutional Conventions.
Public history should make us think.
Pete Seeger, William F. Buckley, Jr., and public history.
Alexander Hamilton’s national vision was far more troubling than his promoters acknowledge.
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Robin D. G. Kelley, Vijay Iyer
Nikhil Pal Singh
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