The history of Duke University is inseparable from the rich and conflicted history of the South, particularly the history of North Carolina. But the campus captures and memorializes just one piece of this past—a piece that fundamentally misrepresents Duke University’s heritage...
Nancy MacLean's most recent book, Democracy in Chains has been awarded the Los Angeles Times Book Award for 2017 for Current Interest.
James Chappel's new book, Catholic Modern: The Challenge of Totalitarianism and the Remaking of the Church, has been published by Harvard University Press.
Edward J. Balleisen, Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies and Professor of History and Public Policy, received two scholarly recognitions at the 2018 annual meeting Business History Conference (BHC), held in Baltimore.
Balleisen’s Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff...
Southern Poverty Law Center’s HATEWATCH recently posted an interview of Nancy MacLean on "Democracy in Chains." You can read the full interview here.
Professor Simon Partner's new book, "The Merchant's Tale: Yokohama and the Transformation of Japan" has been published by Columbia University Press.