El Coyote Gordo (supergee) wrote,
El Coyote Gordo
supergee

Conflict

Which is why I think Foner’s response [to Lincoln] is in some ways just one more front in the long struggle between social history and narrative. I suspect that he and many other historians would find any cinematic representation of any individual playing a key or decisive role in shaping consequential events inadequate
--Timothy Burke
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