One of the astounding things about the internet has been the way historians—both amateur and professional—have used it to research, write, and make available histories that have not been accessible before. Histories of the marginalized, oppressed, sidelined, and disappeared are now available as the stuff of story. This panel will discuss the pleasures, possibilities, and pitfalls of the new true stories writers are discovering and using.
Creating New Mythology from Hidden History
December 17, 2021 - 11:30 am EST
Location: Blue Room
On-site, Available Virtually