The Importance of Studying Ordinary Lives: An Interview with Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

@article{Stephens2009TheIO,
  title={The Importance of Studying Ordinary Lives: An Interview with Laurel Thatcher Ulrich},
  author={R. Stephens},
  journal={Historically Speaking},
  year={2009},
  volume={10},
  pages={10 - 11}
}
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich is the 300th Anniversary University Professor at Harvard University and president of the American Historical Association. She is the author of a number of influential books and essays on colonial history, material culture, social history, and women’s history. Her Pulitzer Prize-winning A Midwife’s Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard Based on Her Diary, 1785–1812 (Vintage, 1990)—a creative narrative of the life of an early American midwife—was made into a PBS documentary… Expand
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