Monthly Archive: June, 2013

Clark Bridge: “stunningly beautiful and eminently practical”

When I moved to Alton, my uncle, a professor at the University of Nevada, Reno, told me he had been using a NOVA TV special on the construction of the Clark Bridge in… Continue reading

Prom as a Civil Rights issue

As a documentary fan, I recently watched Prom Night in Mississippi, which featured Academy Award–winning actor Morgan Freeman. The film follows a group of Charleston High School students in 2008 as they prepare… Continue reading