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Published: 01 October 2020
FIGURE 1. Monument to the Rebel Slave, Matanzas, Cuba. Photograph by the author. FIGURE 1. Monument to the Rebel Slave, Matanzas, Cuba. Photograph by the author. More
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History of the Present (2020) 10 (2): 257–280.
Published: 01 October 2020
...FIGURE 1. Monument to the Rebel Slave, Matanzas, Cuba. Photograph by the author. FIGURE 1. Monument to the Rebel Slave, Matanzas, Cuba. Photograph by the author. ...
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History of the Present (2014) 4 (2): 115–142.
Published: 01 October 2014
..., and this is a fact proudly remembered every year since 2011 on a day set aside for the commemoration of the victims of Bulgarian communism. Bulgaria's Victims of Communism On February 1, 2013, Bulgarians brought their wreaths to the monument for the victims of communism.This monument, designed by the architects...
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History of the Present (2018) 8 (2): 177–208.
Published: 01 October 2018
... monumental but ghostly signs of a past that refuses to remain buried. Two large black and white paintings titled PreservingLife, Terminating Life I and PreservingLife, Terminating Life II (2009) each juxtapose a photograph from Harsono's own family archive with a photograph from the exhumation album. Here...
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History of the Present (2020) 10 (1): 28–45.
Published: 01 April 2020
... in his name in the eighth district, a statue on the facade of Archduke Victor Ludwig’s palace in Schwarzenbergplatz, and another life-size statue in the imperial memorial pantheon at the Viennese Military Museum. Such public memorialization culminated in Laudon’s inclusion on the Maria Theresa monument...
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History of the Present (2016) 6 (2): 184–207.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., the most important source of information on the Middle Pas ­ sage is the Trans -Atlantic Slave Trade Database, now in its second itera­ tion (TASTD2 ) . 17 The web site is a monumental research effort currently containing data derive d from documentary evidence that identifies and analyzes close to 35,000...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 119–151.
Published: 01 October 2021
... on, quarantine regimes, there had not been a common practice of cremation in Christian Europe for many centuries. Why the urn on the monument of a deeply Christian man? It is one thing to observe an interrelation, and another to venture an explanation for it. For the latter purpose, I propose to re-read...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 193–208.
Published: 01 October 2021
... Press 2021 Works Cited Allais Lucia . “ The Design of the Nubian Desert: Monuments, Mobility, and the Space of Global Culture .” In Governing by Design: Architecture, Economy, and Politics in the Twentieth Century , edited by the Aggregate Architectural History Collaborative , 179 – 213...
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History of the Present (2020) 10 (1): 101–116.
Published: 01 April 2020
... Sabaean civilization (from circa 1000 BCE until roughly 500 CE) in and around present-day Ma’rib, whose architectural monuments—including the Ancient Dam of Ma’rib, considered one of the engineering feats of the ancient world—rivaled the pyramids of ancient Egypt and the early cities of Mesopotamia. Tired...
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History of the Present (2013) 3 (2): 140–159.
Published: 01 October 2013
... and that therefore "in both cases . . . historical pathologyrepresented a par­ ticular case ofa general method:'99 Brachet's monumental work was the cul­ mination ofdecades ofreflection on history, heredity, and degeneration that brought the nation's (medieval) past into the medical discourse and national...
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History of the Present (2019) 9 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 April 2019
... reproduced from one generation to the next. This secular definition of species is first offered by Georges Leclerc, Comte de Buffon in the second volume of his monumental Histoire naturelle in 1759, the year after Linnaeus made his famous nominal contribution to human history.According to Buffon, a species...
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History of the Present (2022) 12 (1): 4–33.
Published: 01 April 2022
... of enslaved labor and enslaved kinship and their founding presence. Monticello—a neoclassical Palladian villa—was built by the labor of enslaved people and was a monument as well to the erasure of their labor and very being. As Brown reports, the housing of the enslaved was hidden from the sightlines...
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