• David Scobey, Civic Engagement and the Copernican Moment

    By Imagining America

    March 26, 2012

    ForeseeableFutures #11 Position Papers from Imagining America We are pleased to announce the publication of our most recent Foreseeable Future, the IA series featuring…

  • Diana Taylor, Save As… Knowledge and Transmission in the Age of Digital Technologies

    By Imagining America

    November 15, 2010

    ForeseeableFutures #10 Position Papers from Imagining America Diana Taylor’s address provides a rich entry point into these complex questions about digital media and…

  • Dr. Michael White, Traditional New Orleans Jazz as a Metaphor for American Life

    By Imagining America

    November 8, 2009

    ForeseeableFutures #9 Position Papers from Imagining America In this essay, originally presented as the keynote address for Imagining America’s 2009 conference in New…

  • Judith F. Baca, La Memoria de Nuestra Tierra: Sites of Public Memory

    By Imagining America

    November 18, 2008

    ForeseeableFutures #8 Position Papers from Imagining America “Collaborative art brings a range of people into conversations about their visions for their neighborhoods and…

  • James T. Campbell, Navigating the Past: Brown University and the Voyage of the Slave Ship Sally, 1764-65

    By Imagining America

    November 24, 2007

    ForeseeableFutures #7 Position Papers from Imagining America “What happens if we see our past whole?, How might we take full ownership of our…

  • Scott Peters, Changing the Story About Higher Education’s Public Purposes and Work: Land-Grants, Liberty, and the Little Country Theater

    By Imagining America

    November 24, 2006

    ForeseeableFutures #6 Position Papers from Imagining America We are delighted to announce the publication of Foreseeable Futures #6, Scott Peters’ Changing the Story…