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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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The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America's Unknown Soldier and WWI's Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home

Patrick K. O'Donnell's The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America's Unknown Soldier and WWI's Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home A visit to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, or Tomb of the Un... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
4376

I Never Saw Him Drowning: Great-Uncle Charlie and the Great War

I Never Saw Him Drowning: Great-Uncle Charlie and the Great War by Philip Metres Soldiers from the 24th Mechanized Infantry Brigade from Fort Stewart, Ga., carry their weapons as they undergo chemic... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Have You Ever Tried to Write a War Poem? by Faleeha Hassan

Have You Ever Tried to Write a War Poem?by Faleeha Hassan Faleeha Hassan arrived in the U.S. in 2012. She was forced to flee her country, not because of her political alliance, but because she wrote ... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Never Too Old to Write: Claude Choules' Published WWI Memoir at Age 109

Never Too Old to Write: Claude Choules' Published WWI Memoir at Age 109The Last of the Last: The Final Survivor of the First World War Choules' book cover Before his death at the age of 110 in May 2... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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War Isn't the Only Hell: Telling the Truth about African American and Lost Generation Experiences

War Isn’t the Only Hell: 100 Years Later, Time To Tell the Truth about the African American and Lost Generation Experiencesby Keith Gandal Our sense of American Great War writing--and thus of ... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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WWI Soldiers From the French Colonies: "They took part in the history of France"

WWI Soldiers From the French Colonies: "They took part in the history of France"A Webdocumentary Gives Voice to the Forgotten on the French Rivieraby Stéphanie Trouillard   Image from webd... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
4093

In a Lonely Forest: Josef Rust Found

In a Lonely Forest: Josef Rust FoundConnie Ruzich Uncovers Lyricist for Ernst Brockman's "Soon, All Too Soon" Rancourt German Cemetery In August of 2017, the World War One Centennial Commission... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Robert Frost, WWI Poet

Robert Frost: A poet for whom life and war were trials by existenceBy Jim Dubinsky Robert Frost in 1943. (Eric Schaal/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images). Courtesy https://www.loa.org/writers/2... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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The Break of Day - Poet Isaac Rosenberg

The Break of Day - Isaac Rosenberg Scene post-WWI battle courtesy http://www.williamshawblackwatch.co.uk/tag/neuve-chapelle/ This post follows up on Mike Schuster's The Great War Project report abou... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
6810

"This Loneliest Hour" - Vera Brittain

On Vera Brittain's Testament of Youth, and Extract from Chapter 9, "This Loneliest Hour" Testament of Youth film adaptation poster In 2016, The Guardian journalist, Robert McCrum listed Vera Br... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Josephine: Government Girl, 1918

Josephine: Government Girl, 1918 by Margaret Thomas Buchholz Josephine Lehman Thomas. She writes in her diary: "June 1918: The gowns were of the real evening variety. I have gotten entirely over b... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Brest-Litovsk: Eastern Europe’s Forgotten Father

Brest-Litovsk: Eastern Europe’s Forgotten Father  by Adrian Bonenberger Brest Hero Fortress. Photo courtesy ww.brest-fortress.by/en/  One of the greatest ballet dancers of the 20th centur... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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"The Colored Man is No Slacker" - WWI Poems by the Peters Sisters

"The Colored Man is No Slacker" - WWI Poems by the Peters Sisters Courtesy of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History * “I was in awe…because they were young. They were students, teenagers read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Listen to the Silence: Yoshi Oida on Directing Britten's War Requiem. Part 2

Listen to the Silence: Yoshi Oida on Directing Britten's War Requiem at the Lyon Opera. Part 2 Last week, WWrite featured an interview with world-renowned tenor, Paul Groves,. Groves was the ten... read more..

Jennifer Orth-Veillon
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Benjamin Britten's Musical Masterpiece, War Requiem

  Benjamin Britten's Musical Masterpiece, War RequiemPart 1: Interview with Tenor, Paul Groves   Scene from War Requiem, Lyon. Copyright @stofleth The Lyon Opera House in France opened i read more..

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