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CQ Researcher - Find information about controversial issues

This short video demonstrates how to use the database CQ Research to find information about controversial issues. CQ Researcher is available through the OU Libraries website at…

From  Karie Antell on September 27th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Zoe Sherinian: The Trans-Oceanic Parai Drum

The Historic and Trans-Oceanic Parai Drum: Caste and Music from Sangam Literature to Temple Iconography 2020-2021 Forum Faculty Fellow Zoe Sherinianwith guests Davesh Soneji and Arun Raja Selvan …

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on April 29th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Lindsay Stallones Marshall: Saving History From The Cowboys

Part of the panel discussion "Space, Place, and Schooling: African American and Indigenous Oklahoma, 1865-1925" Lindsay Stallones Marshall: PhD Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow in…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Mirelsie Velázquez: Space, Place, and Schooling: Black and Indigenous Oklahoma, 1865-1925

“Space, Place, and Schooling: African American and Indigenous Oklahoma, 1865-1925” speaks to the need to place both Oklahoma and communities of color (African American and American Indian…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Lynne Ambrosini: Creating the Impressionist Landscape: The Compositional Inventions of Charles François Daubigny

Working more extensively in the open air than preceding artists, Charles François Daubigny (1817–1878) created new sorts of landscape formats that would prove highly influential. Among…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Patricia Mainardi: Why Is Caricature Funny?

Caricature can make us laugh, but the best images can also make us think, and by means of exaggeration and analogy they reveal the truth hidden beneath surface appearances. In “Why is…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Christy Hyman: Abstract|Concretize|Simplify: The Tensions of Critical GIS and Historical Geography (DH@OU5 Digital Humanities Symposium)

Christy Hyman is a fifth year PhD student focusing on historical geography at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Her research focuses on African American efforts toward cultural and political…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on November 16th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Aparna Nair: Cripping the Digital Humanities (DH@OU5 Digital Humanities Symposium)

Aparna Nair is an Assistant Professor of History of Science at the University of Oklahoma. Previously, she was a Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow at the Center for Modern Indian Studies at the University…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on November 13th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Quintana Heathman - Brocade Pictures and Bestsellers: Japanese Popular Print Culture of the Edo Period (1615-1868)

In Japan, a vibrant print culture developed during the Edo period (1615–1868). Centered in the city of Edo (modern day Tokyo), these popular works were mass produced via woodblock printing.…

From  huma2422 Humanities Forum on November 13th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Primary and Secondary Sources - History 1493-70

This video describes the definition and differences between primary and secondary sources and the ways you can use them in relationship to to Paper II. You will need (in other words, you are…

From  John Truden on March 16th, 2020 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Paragraph Unity - Writing Tutorial, US History, Dr. Robert Scafe

http://explorehistory.ou.edu/ Evidence—the facts and quotations you extract from your sources—is the foundation of historical writing. Sometimes students imagine that…

From  digi0000 Digital Learning on September 2nd, 2014 0 likes 1,113 plays 0  

Thesis Statement - Writing Tutorials, US History, Dr. Robert Scafe

http://explorehistory.ou.edu/ Evidence—the facts and quotations you extract from your sources—is the foundation of historical writing. Sometimes students imagine that…

From  digi0000 Digital Learning on August 29th, 2014 2 likes 3,319 plays 2  

Thesis Statement - Writing Tutorial, US History, Dr. Robert Scafe

http://explorehistory.ou.edu/ Evidence—the facts and quotations you extract from your sources—is the foundation of historical writing. Sometimes students imagine that…

From  digi0000 Digital Learning on August 25th, 2014 0 likes 20 plays 0