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Announcing the Winner of Junto March Madness 2019

It’s been a fun tournament, but as we inch into April, we know that March Madness must come to an end. We’ve appreciated hearing from all of you who have found new digital projects, new sources, and new research opportunities by exploring...
From: The Junto on 4 Apr 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: The Final

From a field of 64 incredible digital projects, we’ll soon be down to just one. This is the final for Junto March Madness 2019. Thank you to all those who voted, campaigned, tweeted about, or otherwise participated in this tournament. We’ve...
From: The Junto on 1 Apr 2019

Junto March Madness Final Four!

The road has been long and the competition fierce, but the voters have spoken. Four worthy digital projects have made it to the final four of Junto March Madness 2019. Many of our matchups have been close this tournament, including one tie, but it was...
From: The Junto on 28 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: Elite Eight!

This is the elite eight. We began this tournament with eight different “regions,” based loosely on the different kinds of digital projects nominated. The digital projects below have each won their “region.”  The winners in...
From: The Junto on 25 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: Round 3!

Round 3: the part of the tournament when things start to resemble an early American election. Corrupt bargains will be struck, defense pamphlets composed, and votes will be bought. A duel or two is always possible. Well, hopefully not. Thanks to all those...
From: The Junto on 21 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: Round 1 Winners and Round 2 Voting!

After some unusually polite trash talk on twitter, a first-round runoff, and more than three thousand votes cast, we are ready to move on to the next round of this year’s Junto March Madness tournament. Sadly, many worthy digital projects must end...
From: The Junto on 18 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness: Round One Runoff!

Round one voting has finished for our 2019 March Madness tournament! Well, almost. The matchup between 2-seed Slave Revolt in Jamaica and 7-seed Magazine of Early American Datasets ended in a tie, and so we go to a runoff. Cast your votes below. This...
From: The Junto on 16 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: Round One Voting Continues

After brisk voting on Tuesday and Wednesday, round one of Junto March Madness 2019 continues with the second half of this round’s matchups. Voting for these matchups will end on Friday at 5:00pm EST. A few things to remember: this is supposed to...
From: The Junto on 14 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: Voting Begins for Round 1!

Will there be upsets? Which digital project will be this year’s Cinderella story? Who will earn immortal glory as the #JMM19 victor? Today, we will start to answer those questions, as voting begins for Junto March Madness 2019. We announced the...
From: The Junto on 12 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019: Announcing the Brackets

Are you ready? It’s time to unveil the brackets for Junto March Madness 2019. This year, the tournament focuses on digital history projects relating to Vast Early America. Readers nominated an excellent field of venerable old projects and young...
From: The Junto on 11 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2019 Begins!

It is once again March and that can only mean one thing at The Junto: our March Madness tournament. We skipped last year to welcome our new members, so if you need to be reminded of the rules: you nominate, we bracket, and you vote. In previous years,...
From: The Junto on 4 Mar 2019

Junto March Madness 2017: Winner

The envelope, please. And the winner of Junto March Madness 2017 is...
From: The Junto on 31 Mar 2017

Junto March Madness 2017: Final

The Final Four results are in and voting is underway for this year's Junto March Madness Final. The poll closes Thursday at 5pm.
From: The Junto on 29 Mar 2017

Junto March Madness 2017: Final Four

Voting for the Final Four begins today and closes Wednesday at 5pm.
From: The Junto on 27 Mar 2017

Junto March Madness 2017: Elite Eight

Junto March Madness 2017 is down to the Elite Eight! Voting begins NOW!
From: The Junto on 24 Mar 2017

Junto March Madness 2017: Sweet Sixteen

The results of the Round of 32 are in and voting for the Round of 16 begins!
From: The Junto on 22 Mar 2017

Junto March Madness 2017 is Here!

Junto March Madness 2017, featuring books on early American history published since 2014, begins with the Round of 32 voting.
From: The Junto on 20 Mar 2017

Patient #1

On May 20, 1817, five days after the Friends’ Asylum opened, a woman in her late 40s, who had been suffering from melancholy for 11 years was admitted to the asylum as Patient #1.[1] Neither the superintendent nor the attending physician noted who...
From: Darin Hayton on 17 Mar 2017

Review: Reason in Madness, Draíocht Theatre

Reason in Madness: A Devised Reworking Draíocht Theatre, Blanchardstown, Dublin, 29-30 November 2016. Directed by Aisling Byrne. Design: Ciaran O’Melia; Dramaturgy: Oonagh Murphy; Sound Design: Susie Birmingham; Costume: Kate Bauer. Cast:...
From: Shakespeare in Ireland on 6 Dec 2016

Astrophil and Stella, Sonnet 104 and Eleventh Song

Envious wits, what hath been mine offence, That with such poisonous care my looks you mark, That to each word, nay, sigh, of mine you hark, As grudging me my sorrow’s eloquence? Ah, is it not enough that I am thence, Thence, so far thence, that...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 24 Jun 2016

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