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Read about the latest changes in the Department this year.

Podcast guests help us to remember that the meaning of the American Revolution has always been hotly contested, from the years immediately following military success in the 18th century up to and including the Civil War, and into the present day.

People often vote based on who’s already in the White House. But sometimes, it’s more complicated than that.

Now available for pre-order, Dangerous Neighbors, shows how the Haitian Revolution permeated early American print culture and had a profound impact on the young nation's domestic politics.

American slavery predates the founding of the United States. Wendy Warren, author of New England Bound, explains her research with WHYY's Terry Gross.

August 2016

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