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  • Writing World War II Fiction
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    Writing World War II Fiction

    Author Donald Miller interviewed Jessica Shattuck about her novel, The Women in the Castle. She explained how her family’s connection to Nazi Germany influenced her work, and how her…

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  • Discussion on World War II Allied Air War
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    World War II Allied Air War

    Professor Don Miller talked about the air war during World War II. He spoke about what daily life was like for U.S. and British airmen in World War II, the roles of each member of a flight crew, and how an…

    1,710 views
  • emSupreme Cityem
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    Supreme City

    Donald Miller talked about his book, Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America. He spoke in Trinity United Methodist Church on Telfair Square as part of the 2015…

    565 views
  • Discussion on New York in the Jazz Age
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    Jazz Age New York

    Donald Miller talks about Manhattan’s growth and transformation in the 1920s, including its growth from an urban backwater to a capital of culture and the people who made it possible. This…

    833 views
  • Journalists and the Media in World War II
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    Journalists and the Media in World War II

    Professor Donald Miller moderated a panel of journalists talking about media coverage of World War II. Joseph Persico talked about his book, Edward R. Murrow: An American Original, published by McGraw-Hill,…

    994 views
  • The Allies and Auschwitz Panel
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    The Allies and Auschwitz Panel

    Panelists discussed the handling of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp by the Allied forces. Donald Miller spoke on “Could the Allies Have Bombed Auschwitz?” Gerhard Weinberg spoke on “Should the…

    698 views
  • emMasters of the Airem
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    Masters of the Air

    Donald Miller talked about his book Masters of the Air: America’s Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War against Nazi Germany, published by Simon and Schuster. He described the sacrifices of American…

    505 views
  • emThe Story of World War IIem
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    The Story of World War II

    Professor Miller completely rewrote and expanded Henry Steele Commager’s, The Story of World War II in a new expanded volume that includes documents and records now available. Commager was…

    200 views
  • A Journalists View of World War II
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    A Journalist's View of World War II

    Andy Rooney was interviewed by Professor Miller about his experiences as a journalist during World War II. They sat on a stage before an audience. There was no question-and-answer session. The program,…

    352 views
  • AfricanAmerican Experience in World War II
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    African-American Experience in World War II

    Scholars talked about the experiences of African-American soldiers during World War II both at home and abroad. Among the issues they addressed were black contributions to the war effort,…

    884 views
  • Globalization and the Human Imagination
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    Globalization and the Human Imagination

    The panelists talked about human creativity and read from or described works of art from around the world and many time periods. They attempted to define imagination and its products and…

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