Graduate News

Tricia Ross Publishes Article, "History and the Age of Alternative Fact"

Graduate student, Tricia Ross, has article "History and the Age of Alternative Fact" published on Thrive Global.  

You can read the article here

Farren Yero was awarded the Marie L. and William R. Hartland Fellowship

Farren Yero was awarded the Marie L. and William R. Hartland Fellowship at the John Carter Brown Library to continue research on her dissertation, "Brazo-a-Brazo: Humanitarian Medicine and the Preservation of Empire, 1767-1841." 

At the JCB, she will build on her research from...

Urban History and Theory Reading Group

Wednesday evening marked the first meeting of the newly-formed Urban History and Theory Reading Group. Thirteen graduate students and faculty from the History Department met over wine and snacks to talk about the influence of urban theory on their research and the field of history more broadly...

Travis Knoll Publishes Op-Ed

Travis Knoll's, History PhD student, recent publication, "Voting Yes In Duke University’s Union Struggle, a Microcosm of our Political Age", can be found here


Ashley Rose Young Curates Photography Exhibit on Street Food Culture

Ashley Rose Young curated To Market, to Market! Urban Street Food Culture Around the Globe, a photography exhibit that explores street foods, food markets, and the people who provision urban communities across the globe with fresh and prepared foods.

Young captured these images...

Ashley Rose Young Co-authors Essay in Food and Museums

Ashley Rose Young co-authored an essay with Jennifer Jacqueline Stratton entitled, "Terroir Tapestries: An Interactive Consumption Project."

Young and Stratton were co-directors of the Subnature and Culinary Culture Project at Duke University. The Subnature Project examined...


During PBS’ AMERICAN EXPERIENCE “The Great War” session at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena, CA on Monday, January 16, 2017, Pulitzer Prize-winning author A. Scott Berg, military historian and author Edward A. Gutierrez, producer Stephen Ives, author and Duke...

Ashley Rose Young Co-Curates Advertising Exhibit

Ashley Rose Young, the graduate intern for the Hartman Center for Sales, Marketing & Advertising History, co-curated Agencies Prefer Men!”: The Women of Madison Avenue. The exhibit runs through March 17, 2017...

Daanish Faruqi Co-Edited Book Published January 2017

Egypt and the Contradictions of Liberalism: Illiberal Intelligentsia and the Future of Egyptian Democracy

by Dalia F. Fahmy and Daanish Faruqi (ed).

London: Oneworld Publications, January 2017