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"Uneven Ground: The Foundations of Housing Inequality in Durham" Franklin Gallery Exhibit Opening Monday, October 28, 2019

Uneven Ground: The Foundations of Housing Inequality in Durham, NC

 

Uneven Ground is a traveling public exhibition by Bull City 150 that tells the story of...

Cecilia Marquez

Cecilia Marquez's article “Juan Crow and the Erasure of Blackness in the Latina/o South” is available for open access

The roundtable on the Latino/a South in Labor, which featured Cecilia Marquez, was selected to be open-access.  Her article,“Juan Crow and the Erasure of Blackness in the Latina/o South” is now available online...

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Nicole Barnes awarded the Joan Kelly Memorial Prize

Nicole Barnes, Assistant Professor of History at Duke University, has been awarded the Joan Kelly Memorial Prize for her recent book, Intimate Communities: Wartime Healthcare and he Birth of Modern China, 1937-1945 (University of California Press, 2018). ...

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Nancy MacLean Interviewed on MSNBC's AMJoy

Watch Nancy MacLean's interview on MSNBC's AM Joy with Joy Reid!  The interview aired on Sunday, 9/22/19.  It starts at 16:30 with the clip from Paul Weyrich on not wanting people to vote, and runs about 9 mins.

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Prof. Mestyan co-directs project "La fabrique du Caire moderne"

Prof. Mestyan co-directs with Prof. Mercedes Volait (CNRS) a project on the modern urban history of Cairo, Egypt. “La fabrique du Caire moderne” (Twitter: @...

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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.  

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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...

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