Last December, Professor Carp hosted of the annual Boston Tea Party reenactment at the Old South Meeting House. His most recent book, which incorporates student research, is called Defiance of the Patriots.
Students Teach Professor a Thing or Two
While gazing at the Boston skyline from Tisch Library, some students may wish they could explore the city for the day instead of researching for that paper or thesis. History professor Ben Carp has a different take – being in the Boston area is perfect for research. He encourages students to take advantage of the historical resources around them, and was surprised by what they found. Check it out in the video below.