Native Peoples of North America, Pt. II

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AT LIFELONG (6 sessions, $40) Description: This is a continuation of a series of video lectures from The Great Courses in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. This course offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the experiences of Native Americans in the five centuries since 1492. The course focuses on stories of encounters and exchanges, negotiations and […]

History of Photography in Space

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AT LIFELONG ($10) Description: The search for extraterrestrial life is heating up, as astrobiologists set their sights on several promising habitats within our own Solar System. Though we have not ruled out past or even present life on Mars, the focus of this search has shifted to the icy moons of the outer giant planets, […]

Native Peoples of North America, Pt. II

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AT LIFELONG (6 sessions, $40) Description: This is a continuation of a series of video lectures from The Great Courses in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. This course offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the experiences of Native Americans in the five centuries since 1492. The course focuses on stories of encounters and exchanges, negotiations and […]

Native Peoples of North America, Pt. II

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AT LIFELONG (6 sessions, $40) Description: This is a continuation of a series of video lectures from The Great Courses in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. This course offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the experiences of Native Americans in the five centuries since 1492. The course focuses on stories of encounters and exchanges, negotiations and […]

Native Peoples of North America, Pt. II

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AT LIFELONG (6 sessions, $40) Description: This is a continuation of a series of video lectures from The Great Courses in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. This course offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the experiences of Native Americans in the five centuries since 1492. The course focuses on stories of encounters and exchanges, negotiations and […]

Native Peoples of North America, Pt. II

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AT LIFELONG (6 sessions, $40) Description: This is a continuation of a series of video lectures from The Great Courses in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. This course offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the experiences of Native Americans in the five centuries since 1492. The course focuses on stories of encounters and exchanges, negotiations and […]

Native Peoples of North America, Pt. II

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AT LIFELONG (6 sessions, $40) Description: This is a continuation of a series of video lectures from The Great Courses in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. This course offers a multidisciplinary perspective on the experiences of Native Americans in the five centuries since 1492. The course focuses on stories of encounters and exchanges, negotiations and […]

Africana Library Film: Paris Noir African Americans

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AT LIFELONG (FREE) Description: Documentary about the migration of pioneering African Americans to France and the impact both cultures had on each other. Through the use of rare photographs and stock footage, period music, and commentary by leading experts, it weaves stories and themes from World War I, the Jazz Age of the 1920s up […]

Exploring the Oxford Dictionary

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AT LIFELONG ( 5 sessions, $40) Description: The history of this monumental achievement, which is marking its 90th anniversary in 2018, has been told in such popular books as Caught in the Web of Words by K.M. Elisabeth Murray (1977) and The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester (1998). This course will review some […]