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Monthly Archive

2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 47 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Jennifer Orth-Veillon
3279

Christian Carion’s Film, Joyeux Noël: A Place of Memory

 Christian Carion’s Film, Joyeux Noël: A Place of Memory Winter 1914. WWI’s first major battles have stagnated in the trenches. In an icy field in the North of Fra read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2236

The Balfour Declaration: An Alternative History

The Balfour Declaration: An Alternative Historyby Simone Zelitch  Left, Arthur Balfour. Right, the letter introducing the Balfour Declaration   As Mike Schuster, the curator for the blog,... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
3275

Soon, All Too Soon

Soon, All Too Soon: British Musicians Bring Life and Melody to Exhumed Body of Forgotten WWI German Soldier Ernst Brockmannby Patricia Hammond   When British musicians Patricia Hammond and Matt... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2239

Forgetting to Remember: Making America's Great War Monumental Again

Forgetting to Remember: Making America’s Great War Monumental Again by Sarah Biegelsen   The ground breaks. As the new WWI Memorial materializes in D.C., it's fascinating to take a look at othe... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2716

The October Revolution, Russia Occupation of Persia: WWI Soldier Viktor Shklovsky’s Sentimental Memoirs, by Michael Carson

The October Revolution, Russia Occupation of Persia: WWI Soldier Viktor Shklovsky’s A Sentimental Journey: Memoirs, 1917-1922by Michael Carson  Book cover art by Dương Tường, Vietnamese writer a... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2095

One Year to Go! WWrite Blog Twitter Feed Launched Today

  One Year to Go! WWrite Blog Twitter Feed Launched Today! American Delegation in Lyon France Today to Commemorate 1917 Entry into WWI Stay up to date with the latest writerly WWI posts and ev read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2983

Pierre Lemaître's The Great Swindle: A Prize-Winning WWI Novel Hits the Screen During France's Great War Centennial

Pierre Lemaître's The Great Swindle: A Prize-Winning WWI Novel Hits the Screen During France's Great War Centennial      "Those who thought this war would end soon were all long de... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
4813

Aline Kilmer: When the War Poet’s Wife is a Poet, Too. By Peter Molin

Aline Kilmer:  When the War Poet’s Wife is a Poet, Too by Peter Molin   Aline Murray in 1906, before her marriage to Joyce Kilmer. Photograph restored, copyright 2003 by Miriam A. Kilmer.... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2530

A Pretty Tame One: A Story Exploring the Experience of Thomas Croft Neibaur

 A Pretty Tame One By Benjamin Sonnenberg   A short story explaining the experience of WWI soldier, Thomas Croft Neibaur, the first Latter-Day Saint (Mormon) to receive the medal of honor read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2875

What the Mountains Hold: A Writer's Trek Through the Dolomites of Mark Helprin's WWI Italy

What the Mountains Hold: A Writer's Trek Through the Dolomites of Mark Helprin's WWI Italy by Shannon Huffman Polson  Remains of a WWI trench in the Dolomites. Photo courtesy of Shannon Huf... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
3294

Their Only Crime: African American WWI Poet James Seamon Cotter, Jr.

 Their Only Crime: African American WWI Poet James Seamon Cotter, Jr.  by Connie Ruzich  African American WWI soldier posing in Front of mockup of American flag. Courtesy Stars and Str read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
3466

A Common Language for Suffering and Healing: Greek Tragedy, Contemporary Veterans, and WWI.

An Interview with Theater of War's Bryan Doerries   Theater of War: With over 600 performances and still counting, Theater of War represents one of the largest and most ambitious projects ever ... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
5281

Champagne, "champagne," and World War I by Marsha Dubrow

Champagne, "champagne," and World War I by Marsha Dubrow "On this land of Champagne where we drink the happiness, we lost so many families to war."   -- Pierre-Emmanuel Taittinger, Preside... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2470

Deadline September 4th! Archive Fellow for Armenian Advocacy, University of Kansas

Using Congressional Collections to Engage with WWI: Archive Fellow for Armenian Advocacy at KU, Lawrence By Audrey Coleman, Assistant Director/Senior Archivist, Dole Institute of Politics Deported A... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
2524

Contribute, Share, Teach: All About the WWrite Blog

Contribute, Share, Teach: All About the WWrite Blog Do you want to contribute to WWrite? Know someone who could write an awesome post? Want to get students to post or use as a resource? Want to put... read more..

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