Faculty News

Prof. Adriane Lentz-Smith Featured on C-SPAN3

Prof. Lentz-Smith was interviewed at the Organization of American Historians' annual meeting.  View her discussion about African American involvement in World War I https://www.c-span.org/video/?425541-5/...

Reeve Huston Writes Op-Ed in The Hill

Huston writes, "It's no accident President Trump keeps invoking our nation's 7th president," published May 5, 2017.

You may read the article here...

Remembering Ronald Witt

A memorial service was held for Professor Emeritus Ronald Witt on Friday, April 28, 2017.

Read more here https://today.duke.edu/2017/05/remembering-ronald-witt-scholar-larger-life

Photo: Mary Ann...
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Prof. William Reddy's Retirement Reception

On Monday, April 10, 2017, colleagues gathered to celebrate Prof. William Reddy's upcoming retirement after 40 years of service at Duke.

Margaret Humphreys receives residency at Shanghai University

During its annual meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, the Organization of American Historians (OAH) announced that Margaret Humphreys, Duke University, has been selected to receive the 2017 residency at Shanghai University on American Social History of Medicine. The residency...

Cultural Exchange: Jews, Christians, and Art in the Medieval Marketplace

Professor Emeritus Joseph Shatzmiller's 2013 book, "Cultural Exchange: Jews, Christians, and Art in the Medieval Marketplace" is out in paperback edition.

The publisher's website http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10006.html

Prof. Adriane Lentz-Smith Interviewed by Indy Week

Prof. Lentz-Smith has been interviewed on several occasions in relation to the anniversary of the war and her own research.

Read more here ...

Arab Patriotism: The Ideology and Culture of Power in Late Ottoman Egypt

Professor Mestyan's new book, "Arab Patriotism: The Ideology and Culture of Power in Late Ottoman Egypt," has been published by Princeton University Press.

The publisher’s website: http://press.princeton.edu/titles/11033.html...

Podcasts of Prof. Ed Balleisen talking about book, FRAUD: AN AMERICAN HISTORY FROM BARNUM TO MADOFF

Listen to Prof. Ed Balleisen discuss his new book, "FRAUD: AN AMERICAN HISTORY FROM BARNUM TO MADOFF "

A discussion on WUNC’s State of Things: http://wunc.org/post/fraud-evolution-american-capitalism#stream/0...

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