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Frederick Douglass

Each artwork deserves appreciation and through the tags we set we try to keep the artists' brushwork in mind.

Hands Up

An embodied meme, or a bodily metaphor redoubled: what goes viral is always already rooted in our sense of shared—but decidedly unequal—vulnerability. If this is...

Drunk Historiography

I avidly follow the sketch series Drunk History. From the first sketch I felt that shared recognition, that moment of contact that readers of nineteenth-century literature will...