Contesting Histories

The Golden Age of Piracy

High seas, buried treasure, and salty scalawags: Were pirates the creators of their chaotic environment, or part of a larger system of European colonialism? Suitable for middle school students.

Assassin's Creed

Do video games that use in-depth recreations of history as their settings fatally distort the past, or can they be used for education? Suitable for high school students