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Cecilia Marquez co-edits issue of the "Journal of American Ethnic History" and is featured in a roundtable on the Latino/a South in "Labor"

Prof. Cecilia Marquez recently co-edited a special issue of the Journal of American Ethnic History.   She was also featured  in a roundtable on the Latino/a South in Labor,...

Thavolia Glymph

Thavolia Glymph elected into the Society of American Historians

Thavolia Glymph has been elected to membership in the Society of American Historians in recognition of the literary and scholarly distinction of her historical writing.  

"The ...

Adriane Lentz-Smith

Adriane Lentz-Smith selected as a 2019 Distinguished Alumna of Duke TIP

Adriane Lentz-Smith has been selected as a 2019 Distinguished Alumna of the Duke University Talent Identification Program. Duke TIP’s mission is to recognize academically talented students and provide advanced learning opportunities that foster their intellectual...

Nancy MacLean

MacLean's "Democracy in Chains" referenced in NY Times

Nancy MacLeans recent book, "Democracy in Chains", was referenced in a recent op-ed in the New York Times.

Laura Edwards

Laura Edwards featured in The Tobin Project newsletter

The Tobin Project featured Laura Edwards, a convener on their History of American Democracy Project, in their recent news letter.  In the piece, she discusses her new history course, "History of American Democracy".  You can read the newsletter...

Nicole Barnes

Nicole Barnes receives 2019 Intellectual Community Planning Grant

A key goal of Together Duke is to invest in faculty as scholars and leaders of the university’s intellectual communities. To foster collaboration around new and emerging areas of interest, ...

Adam Mestyan

Adam Mestyan writes blog post in The Beehive

Prof. Adam Mestyan recently wrote a casual blog post about a small historical riddle in the collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society.  You can read his post here.


James Chappel publishes article on feminism in the Boston Review

James Chappel very recently published an article titled, "Ageing into Feminism".  You can read the article here.

Laurent Dubois shares his experience as a New Directions Fellow

Laurent Dubois talks about his experience as a New Directions fellow and exploring the history of he banjo in the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation blog.

Nancy MacLean

Nancy MacLean's Op-Ed in "The Guardian"

Democrats were once invisible in state politics.  Those days are over....

You can read Nancy MacLean's latest op-ed here.