1. The Howard Zinn Read-In at Purdue University this evening, 6;00 - 9:00 Eastern time, will be broadcast live on-line at the following website: www.wearemany.org
2. The following information is from Hofstra University historian Carolyn (Rusti) Eisenberg:
Call for Papers: George W. Bush Presidential Conference
In March 2015, Hofstra University will be hosting the George W. Bush Presidential Conference which will feature public officials, journalists and (hopefully) activists from that time. Scholars are invited to make proposals for papers. 500-word proposals are due on January 8, 2014.
For more information, See
I'm sure there are many folks on this list who have valuable insights about this Presidency. Please consider submitting a paper proposal.
4. Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Lloyd C. Gardner, History News Network, posted November 4
The author teaches history at Rutgers University
By John Prados, History News Network, posted November 4
By Immanuel Wallerstein, Information Clearing House, posted November 3
By James Loewen, History News Network, posted November 3
By Jeremy Scahill, TomDispatch.com, posted October 29
By Valerie Weiskamp, Bag News, posted October 29
By Jonathan Wiener, Los Angeles Review of Books, posted October 29
The author teaches history at the University of California, Riverside
By Stephen Zunes, Truthout.org, posted October 25
By Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick, USA Today, posted October 23
Peter Kuznick teaches history at American University
Thanks for Steve Gosch and Rosalyn Baxandall for suggesting articles included in the above list. Suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.