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Session Twelve: Richard Bulliet on the History of the World

Here, in the twelfth lecture of his course, The History of the World, Richard Bulliet discusses the Rise of Islam (600-1200 C.E.):

Arts & Letters

The Importance of Teaching Late Antiquity

This year, I have taught several ancient history or archaeology courses that end in the eighth century CE instead of with the rise of Constantine or somewhere in the fourth century. 395 more words

General Reflections On Teaching

Yesterday’s Storm

Yesterday’s storm
brings tomorrow’s tides
the future shaped as it is
by the past’s follies

Yet in the present
we insist we are uninhibited
as though the fabric of time… 107 more words