Robert Hegel's book True Crimes in Eighteenth-Century China: Twenty Case Histories presents a sample of crime reports from eighteenth-century China in English translation. All are capital crimes. Since all capital crimes might carry the death penalty, detailed reports of all levels of...Show full record
This collection is comprised of recipients of a National Film Preservation Foundation grant. NFPF has awarded the Film & Media Archive several grants which provide for film to film preservation of collection material, as well as the creation of digital access copies.
During the 1950’s and 1960’s, America fought a second revolution to secure not only the “inalienable rights” and the equal treatment of individuals under law, but also, to provide “liberty and justice” for black Americans as well as white. Through contemporary interviews and historical footage,...Show full record
Blackside, Inc., Washington University in St. Louis
In the late 1960s a new and active literary scene began in St. Louis, with young poets and musicians getting together informally to perform their own works and works by others. Michael Castro, Jan Garden Castro and others began the River Styx Poets radio show on listener‐supported KDNA‐FM, which...Show full record