Read about the latest changes in the Department for academic year 2016-2017.
Faculty Appointment: Xin Wen
Xin Wen will join the faculty in the fall as an assistant professor of East Asian Studies and History.
Historian Cannadine Named President of the British Academy
Founded in 1902, the British Academy is the UK’s national body for the humanities and social sciences.
Natasha Wheatley will join the department in the fall as an assistant professor of Modern European history.
Transfers are effective July 1, 2017.
Yair Mintzker discusses his new book, The Many Deaths of Jew Süss: The Notorious Trial and Execution of an Eighteenth-Century Court Jew.
NPR's All Things Considered speaks with Emily Thompson about the earliest sound recording devices.