The American Antiquarian Society’s has published its spring issue of Common-place. The issue is a collection of remarks and video footage from the 2013 conference, The American Revolution Reborn, that took place in Philadelphia. Conference papers will be published later in book form. In addition to the conference content, readers will find book reviews, a material culture study of Cecilia Lewis’s silk map of the United States, and more. Conference contents after the jump.
Patrick Spero and Michael Zuckerman, Introduction: The Conception of a Conference
Trever Burnard, The American Revolution, the West Indies, and the Future of Plantation British America
Edward Countryman, What Changed During the American Revolution?
Kathleen DuVal, A Revolutionary Future
Christine Leigh Heyrman, Religion, Revolution, and the Early Republic Revisited
David Hsiung, The Rich Diversity of the Edge
Marjoleine Kars, Opting Out
Li Jianming, The Prospect and Challenges of Rewriting the History of the American Revolution
Margaretta M. Lovell, Art, Violence, and the American Revolution
Markus Rediker, “Human Fire Fierce Glowing”
Claudio Saunt, Twenty-First Century Perspectives on the Eighteenth Century
Thomas P. Slaughter, Whose Side are you On? Or, Pitt and the Pendulum
Peter Thompson, Local Safety, National Violence
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, Revolution Reborn