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Monthly Archive

2018

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 46 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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"Blessed are they that have the home longing": St. Mihiel, Pershing, Spiritualism and Capt. Walker Beale.

“Blessed are they that have the home longing”:St. Mihiel, Pershing, Spiritualism, and Capt. Walker Beale By Mark Facknitz, PhD American engineers returning from the St. Mihiel front. Source:wikiphot... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Black Poppies: Writing About Britain's Black Servicemen

Black Poppies: Writing About Britain's Black ServicemenBy Andria Williams     “They called us darkies. But when the battle starts, it didn’t make a difference. We were all the same. When ... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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The Enemy You Killed

The Enemy You KilledBy Ruth Edgett The Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof at Neuville-Saint-Vaast in Northern France is the largest of four cemeteries in France that honour German soldiers who died during Wo... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Heroes' Grove: Remembering and Forgetting the Great War in Germany

Remembering and Forgetting the Great War in GermanyBy David Eisler "Heroes' Grove"- Sandstone boulder added in 1957. Image courtesy of David Eisler. They originally called it “Heroes’ Grove” when th... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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The Debt of WWII French Resistance Writers to WWI Veterans, Post 2: Jean Moulin

The Debt of WWII French Resistance Writers to WWI Veterans, Post 2: Jean Moulin This post is the second in a WWrite series on the debt of WWII French Resistance Writers to WWI Veterans. Last week, ... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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The Debt of WWII French Resistance Writers to WWI Veterans, Post 1: Albert Camus

The Debt of WWII French Resistance Writers to WWI Veterans, Post 1: Albert Camus  Writer-Resister Albert Camus. Image source: salon-litteraire.linternaute.com This post is the first in the WWri... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Sgt. Frank L. Carbaugh's 1918 Poem "The Fields of the Marne"

 Sgt. Frank L. Carbaugh's 1918 Poem "The Fields of the Marne"By Connie Ruzich Battle of Marne (detail) by Harvey Dunn (Smithsonian) About Connie Ruzich and the "Behind Their Lines: Poetry of th read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Of the Dreadnoughts - By Jeffery Hess

Of the DreadnoughtsBy Jeffery Hess   WWI Navy Poster: “Join the Navy, the service for fighting men” by Richard Babcock Jeffery Hess, author of Beachhead, Tushhog, and the s... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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F. Scott Fitzgerald and WWI: The "Crack Up" Essays

F. Scott Fitzgerald and WWI: The "Crack Up" EssaysBy Colin Halloran   Detail from photo of Fitzgerald in 1918 (top line, middle) at Camp Sheridan, Alabama where he served in the 167th Infantry,... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Writing the Story of California's Muwekma Ohlone Indian Tribe in WWI

Writing the Story of California's Muwekma Ohlone Indian Tribe in WWIBy Alan Leventhal An artist’s rendering of the Capitol Dome as seen through Harvey Pratt’s proposed “Warriors’ Circle of Honor” (Na... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Yoga and Animals: Inspiration for WWI Poetry

Yoga and Animals: Inspiration for WWI Poetryby Jane Satterfield Soldiers Doing Yoga. Courtesy of http://dev.centralmassyoga.com/content/our-yoga-warriors Ever since Jane Satterfield's father served ... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Dead on the 4th of July: Poet Alan Seeger

Dead on the 4th of July: Poet Alan Seeger Alan Seeger, courtesy of blueridgejournal.com Siegfried Sassoon. Wilfred Owen. Isaac Rosenberg. Over the years, the well-crafted words of these poets have s... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Hill 145

Hill 145By Ruth Edgett2017 Consequence Magazine "Women Writing War" Prize in Fiction Canada Bereft, downward gaze, at the Vimy Ridge Canadian National Memorial in France. Photo by Ruth Edgett. Canad... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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The Roots of Contemporary War Literature in James Joyce’s Ulysses

The Roots of Contemporary War Literature in James Joyce’s UlyssesBy Peter Molin "History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake." - from James Joyce, Ulysses, Episode... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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A New Kind of Dream: Freud, Trauma, and WWI

A New Kind of Dream: Freud, Trauma, and WWIA Look at War and Artistic Creation Through the Theories of Cathy Caruth and Sigmund Freud Salvador Dali, "The Persistence of Memory" 1931 Austrian psychoa... read more..

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