Are there new ways of looking at oft-taught events that can help us see new details about them, even 250 years after they happened?
In this episode of Ben Franklin’s World: A Podcast About Early American History, Serena Zabin, a Professor of History at Carleton College in Minnesota and the author of the award-winning book, The Boston Massacre: A Family History (Houghton Mifflin, 2020), joins us to discuss the Boston Massacre and how she found a new lens through which to view this famous event that reveals new details and insights.
You can listen to the podcast here.
Ben Franklin’s World is an award-winning podcast. It’s for people who love history and for those who want to know more about the historical people and events that have impacted and shaped our world. Each episode features an interview with a historian who shares their unique insights into our early American past. It is a production of the Omohundro Institute.
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