2015November

Presentation of Society Awards and Prizes
Presentation of Society Awards and Prizes
A presentation of awards and prizes: 1) Jacques Barzun Prize (Joel Kaye);2) Henry Allen Moe Prize (Bruce Kuklick)
Question and Answer Session with Suzanne Gossett and Tina Packer
Question and Answer Session with Suzanne Gossett and Tina Packer
Tina Packer leads a moderated discussion with Suzanne Gossett and Nigel Gore on Shakespeare., Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. Vol. 160, No. 2 (June 2016), pp. 183-200
Question and Answer Session with Thavolia Glymph and Thomas C. Holt
Question and Answer Session with Thavolia Glymph and Thomas C. Holt
The question and answer session of Dr. Glymph and Dr. Holt's talks.
Shakespeare from Page to Stage
Shakespeare from Page to Stage
Professor Gossett discusses how Shakespeare's plays are portrayed and when does Shakespeare cease to be Shakespeare., Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. Vol. 160, No. 2 (June 2016), pp. 183-200
Shakespeare from Page to Stage
Shakespeare from Page to Stage
Tina Packer and Nigel Gore
The Carrington Event of 1859
The Carrington Event of 1859
Dr. Giegengack discusses the solar storm of 1859. A solar storm of this magnitude occurring today would cause widespread electrical disruptions, blackouts and damage due to extended outages of the electrical grid., Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. Vol. 159, No. 4 (December 2015), pp. 421-433
The Iran Nuclear Deal
The Iran Nuclear Deal
Dr. Garwin presents his thoughts on the recently agreed Nuclear Arms Deal with Iran. He makes a point that there are five other countries besides the US and Iran involved in the deal., Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. Vol. 160, No. 2 (June 2016), pp. 201-204
The Past Unshackled: When Revolutions Go Backward
The Past Unshackled: When Revolutions Go Backward
Linda Kerber reflects on the legacies of the Civil War, the Emancipation, and Reconstruction as an introduction to the symposium.
The Ups and Downs of Animal Abundance: Why Do Some Species Exhibit Population Cycles?
The Ups and Downs of Animal Abundance: Why Do Some Species Exhibit Population Cycles?
Dr. Hudson talks about various population cycles. Why do some animals have cycle fluctuations?
“Invisible” Disabilities: Black Women in War and Freedom
“Invisible” Disabilities: Black Women in War and Freedom
Dr. Glymph talks about the end of the Civil War and Reconstruction. How did Black women fare in this period? How were their experiences singular?, Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. Vol. 160, No. 3 (September 2016), pp. 237-246