Monday, March 31, 2014

Public Historians Discuss the "Crisis" in the Humanities

Check out Mary Rizzo's "storified" tweets from a recent roundtable on the state of humanities held at the annual meeting of the National Council for Public History.

Here is Mary's intro:

Are the humanities in crisis? This #NCPH2014 roundtable featuring Briann Greenfield, Ben Schmidt, Nancy Conner, Ralph Lewin and Mary Rizzo used the AAAS report “The Heart of the Matter” to spur a conversation about the status of the humanities and how to determine whether they are in "crisis."

I also recommend Mary's website/blog