Though still referred to as “Washington’s Birthday” by the federal government, President’s day has become a day to recognize all presidents and celebrate a national day off (with shopping). Ame... February is Black History Month and we want to know how you're celebrating! We've gathered a list of some trailblazers who should be recognized and celebrated. Let us know who has inspired you the most. T... Our national holiday celebrating love hasn’t always been all candy hearts and flowers. How did a day that was once described as “a rural masculine cult involving the sacrifice of goats and dogs” (Smi... There are countless ways to honor Black History Month. We found some great suggestions here (NAACP), but would love to hear what you have to say! We're curious how do you celebrate? Which of the following US first ladies do you regularly include in your general United States history courses? Lord of the Rings director and World War 1 aficionado, Peter Jackson, restores and revitalizes World War 1 footage. In his new documentary, They Shall Not Grow Old, Jackson updates archival footage with modern ... A poll for anyone who teaches American history or literature. Summer's almost here! What are your plans? As we approach the end of the semester, this poll asks fellow historians and other faculty to weigh in on topics for upcoming blogs. Bedford/St. Martin's will be in attendance at this year's OAH 2018 in Sacramento running fun events, paid focus groups, author hours at the booth, and much more. We want to know if you will be there, too! Comm... We have some ideas for what the community should do for you, but we'd love to hear from you directly. Why will you come to the community, look at posts, and even post yourself? Let us know your biggest reason for join... We are in the midst of working on a textbook for the Economics of Education course by Michael Lovenheim (Cornell University) and Sarah Turner (University of Virginia) and would love to get your feedback! This ... To accompany the second edition of An Insider's Guide to Academic Writing by Susan Miller-Cochran, Roy Stamper, and Stacey Cochran, we are planning to create a few custom modules meant to supplement t... Login to COMMunity then use the "Vote" buttons below to cast your vote! So tell us, what was your favorite 4C's Bedford/St. Martin's party venue? Please vote by selecting your choice below.