Read about the latest changes in the Department for academic year 2016-2017.
Is It Still Okay to Venerate George Washington and Thomas Jefferson?
David A. Bell discusses moral relativism and whether we should honor historical figures whose morality and actions are at odds with our own.
Emily Thompson Featured in "Ways of Hearing" Podcast
Damon Krukowski speaks with guests writer/activist Jeremiah Moss and historian Emily Thompson about how digital technology is privatizing public space.
Xin Wen will join the faculty in the fall as an assistant professor of East Asian Studies and History.
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.