Modern ruins.

A museum intern's journey of self-discovery, archiving, and finding the perfect soy chai latte.

In honor of the first snowfall :)

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In honor of the first big snowflakes of the year! :)

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thepocketmouse:

Museum Of Broken Relationships

Olinka Vistina and Drazen Grubisic, two Croatian artists who broke up in 2006, created the Museum of Broken Relationships when they realized how hard it was to give up items symbolizing lost love. The recently opened Museum is apparently a great success, welcoming up to 1,000 visitors every week.

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thecodedfootnote:

Missed this gem of a sketch on living history museums.

Portlandia Episode 309 - “Lucky Seven Punk House.”

OCS: Office of Career Services: Careers in Public History, Humanities, and the Arts

ocsharvard:

“Academia is under attack,” said Alexandra Lord at OCS’s May 13 event exploring careers in public history, humanities, and the arts. Like many who pursue a PhD in a particular field, Alexandra always expected to work in academia after earning her degree before learning of the wide assortment of…

When Tarantino showed two of the three main arguments white slave owners used to try to defend slavery in Django

mylifeasahistorymajor:

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(He used Phrenology and the paternal argument in case you were wondering)

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When I get nominated to study abroad

allmyfriendsareacademics:

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What it means to study history

thepublichistoriangradstudent:

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When we talk about putting interpretation to work for social justice I’m like

thepublichistoriangradstudent:

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When a random non-degree tries to get in on our ph discussion I’m like

thepublichistoriangradstudent:

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Sometimes I worry that I won’t get a decent job after graduation

thepublichistoriangradstudent:

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mamiesrevolt:

“Jane Russell is an authentic original. She is pragmatic in her faith and fanatic in her loyalties. She disdains the weakness of vanity, and guards the truth with moral zeal. She tells it how it is.”- Robert Mitchum

mamiesrevolt:

“Jane Russell is an authentic original. She is pragmatic in her faith and fanatic in her loyalties. She disdains the weakness of vanity, and guards the truth with moral zeal. She tells it how it is.”- Robert Mitchum

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