North Carolina Supreme Court Judge Mike Morgan — the first African American elected to the State Supreme Court without first being appointed by the governor — discussed in a Duke Chronicle article how Duke University impacted his career. Morgan is a 1976 Duke history and sociology major.
Fahad Bishara's (2012) first book, "A Sea of Debt: Law and Economic Life in the Indian Ocean, 1850-1940" has been published by Cambridge University Press. Bishara is currently an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Virginia.
Professor Emeritus Syd Nathans will be discussing his new book on Feb. 21 at 4 p.m. in the Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room in Rubenstein Library.
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An article, published by Prof. Gunther Peck, analyzing how and why Hillary Clinton lost in North Carolina and how progressives can build a bigger more enduring majority.
Interview: Prof. Peck in the Winter 2016 Duke Magazine by Robert J. Bliwise
Adriana M. Brodsky, a tenured Associate Professor St. Mary's College of Maryland has just been published her first monograph (she co-edited a book in 2013):
Sephardi, Jewish, Argentine: Community and National Identity, 1880-1960. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2016....
Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing by Marie Hicks
Hicks will be giving a reading at the Regulator on Ninth Street on April 5 at 7p.m.
More details can be found here.