Humanities

Arts & Humanities

No laughing matter

History graduate student Stefania Papadopulos curated an exhibition in Special Collections on comedian Jackie Gleason and his fascination with the occult.

https://news.miami.edu/as/stories/2024/06/no-laughing-matter.html


A&S People & Community

Historian: ‘These boys did not want to die’

A University of Miami historian traces the roots of the Memorial Day holiday to the tragedy of the Civil War and explores prevailing attitudes toward death and the motivations that prompted millions of young men to risk their lives.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2024/05/historian-these-boys-did-not-want-to-die.html