Former Duke history honors student, Dr. Christienna Fryar '05, was recently appointed Lecturer in Black British History at the University of Liverpool.
Jane De Hart (’58, Ph.D.’67 History), receives the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award from Duke University Graduate School.
History Ph.D. graduate, Julius Scott's book The Common Wind will be in publication in late November by Verso Press. The Chronicle of Higher Education wrote a short piece on how his book came to published. You can read it...
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.
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.