InRetrospect: January 2014 Blogging Edition

The Library of Congress welcomed the new year with a variety of blog posts. Following are a sampling of stories.

In the Muse: Performing Arts Blog

Cait Miller commemorates the 150th anniversary of the composer’s death.

In Custodia Legis: Law Librarians of Congress

Robert Brammer looks back on the failed attempt on the seventh president’s life.

The Signal: Digital Preservation

Efforts are being made to preserve the culture of the western North Carolina Smokey Mountain Region.

Teaching with the Library of Congress

Rebecca Newland, the Library of Congress 2013-14 Teacher in Residence, talks about using the works of the children’s author in the classroom.

Picture This: Library of Congress Prints & Photos

Helena Zinkham gives an update on the successful social media community.

From the Catbird Seat: Poetry and Literature at the Library of Congress

Rob Casper talks poetry with a group of enthusiasts.

Folklife Today

Sports play a big part in military culture.

 

Add a Comment

This blog is governed by the general rules of respectful civil discourse. You are fully responsible for everything that you post. The content of all comments is released into the public domain unless clearly stated otherwise. The Library of Congress does not control the content posted. Nevertheless, the Library of Congress may monitor any user-generated content as it chooses and reserves the right to remove content for any reason whatever, without consent. Gratuitous links to sites are viewed as spam and may result in removed comments. We further reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to remove a user's privilege to post content on the Library site. Read our Comment and Posting Policy.

Required fields are indicated with an * asterisk.