A Dangerous World: Netflix’s Alias Grace

The Historical Middle Earth: Tolkien and the Natural World

Bystanders to History, or, Waking Up to Orange Sky

The Personal Touch: Miles Taylor’s Empress

No Theme Left Unturned: National Geographic’s Barkskins

Dark History Just Got Darker: Starz’ Outlander

Don’t Make Me Love You, Old Man: David Leveaux’s The Exception

Unintentionally Enlightening: Linda Hirshman’s Sisters in Law

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