Original article from The Denver Post
Originally published on October 18, 2014
By Patty Limerick
Every person in my line of work has been tormented by variations on this conversation: “What do you do?” “I teach history.” “Oh, history. All those facts and dates. I’ve never been more bored in my life.” Dreading that statement, and dreading even more the deep yawn that a bored student can unleash in a…
Original article from Colorado Public Radio
Originally published on October 14, 2014
By Jason Hanson
Editor’s Note: This essay is part of a collaboration between Colorado Public Radio and the Center of the American West. The author, Jason Hanson, is a member of the Research Faculty at the Center of the American West at CU Boulder. This much we know with certainty: The story of the first beer brewed in…
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