News, History, and Narrative Oh My!
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For the second broadcast of Behind the Lines, we will examine the concept called history. After a short review of the subject matter of the previous episode (The Entity Known as News), we will tie the concept of news into this idea/discipline known as history. The premise regarding the term will center upon its definition, its focus, and how the interpretation thereof influences society. Applying the definition of history to past events will receive close examination. We will also examine how the communication of historical events (or the suppression of events) and created or masked difficulties present at that time. Read more “News, History, and Narrative Oh My!”