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My Pandemic Valentine

It’s the season of love — but keep your distance!

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Grief

Leaving 1203: Emptying a Home, Filling the Heart is a loving memoir about the daunting task of emptying a beloved family home.

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Replay: Ferdinand the Cultural Icon

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Searching for Runaway Slaves

The “Geography of Slavery” website catalogs more than 4,000 advertisements offering rewards for runaway slaves—placed in newspapers from 1736 through 1803. Tom Costa (University of Virginia’s College at Wise) gathered …

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Monacans and Melungeons: Forgotten People in Virginia

Until recent years, Virginia’s Indian culture was kept invisible. But now the Monacan Indians are experiencing a cultural rebirth, aided by archeological discoveries that shed light on the lives of …