Read about the important discovery made by alumna Emily Sneff as project manager with Harvard’s Declaration Resources Project. Emily, who majored in History, wrote her senior thesis on Sir John Sloane’s ‘Nicknackatory’ and worked at the American Philosophical Society Museum before moving to Harvard. Congratulations, Emily!
News & Announcements Archive
April 24, 2017
History Alumna receives Carlton C. Qualey Memorial Article Award By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Congratulations to alumna, Krystyn Moon, Associate Professor of History at the University of Mary Washington–and recipient of the Carlton C. Qualey Memorial Article Award for the best article in the Journal of American Ethnic History in the past 2 years. The article is titled, “The Alexandria YWCA, Race, and Urban (and Ethnic) Revival: The Scottish […]
April 24, 2017
2017 Mellon-CLIR Fellowship By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Congratulations to History graduate student, Tara Tran–recipient of a 2017 Mellon-CLIR Fellowship for Dissertation Research in Original Sources. Congrats, Tara!
January 17, 2017
Call for Papers: “Spain and the American Revolution” Conference (June 2018) By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Call for Papers The Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Ninth Annual Conference on the American Revolution Spain and the American Revolution The Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland June 8-10, 2018 The Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) invite proposals for papers to be presented at the Ninth SAR Annual Conference on the American Revolution. […]
January 10, 2017
‘National Geographic’ gives best-of-year nod to JHU historian By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Nathan Connolly helped digitize records of redlining in Mapping Inequality, an interactive database that allows users to search hundreds of maps and documents that contributed to housing discrimination beginning in the 1930s.
December 22, 2016
Prof. Connolly to co-host ‘Backstory with the American History Guys’ By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
N.D.B. Connolly will soon become a co-host of the national radio program and podcast BackStory with the American History Guys which brings historical perspective to current events. You can read more about BackStory at The Hub, VFH News, and the BackStory Radio’s website.
December 6, 2016
Congratulations to Sara Berry By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The History Department congratulates Sara Berry, who has been honored with the 2016 Distinguished Africanist Award from the African Studies Association for a “lifetime of distinguished contributions to African Studies”. Congratulations, Sara!
December 1, 2016
Congratulations to Franklin Knight, Gabe Paquette, Tamer el-Leithy, and Richard Kagan By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The History Department extends its congratulations to Franklin Knight, Gabe Paquette, Tamer el-Leithy, and Richard Kagan: To Franklin Knight, who has just been awarded the Premio Internacional prize from the Fundación Fernando Ortiz, one of Cuba’s leading cultural institutions, in recognition of his work on African American studies and slavery. To Gabe Paquette, who has just been named […]
October 5, 2016
Johns Hopkins Historian Honored by Southern Historical Association By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Associate Professor N.D.B. Connolly has won an award from the Southern Historical Association for his latest book, “A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking of Jim Crow South Florida.”
August 12, 2016
“Thinking Through Things in Qing China” Workshop By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Professor Tobie Meyer-Fong will be running a workshop addressing issues related to material culture in Qing China at Johns Hopkins University, September 22-23, 2016, titled “Thinking Through Things in Qing China.” Workshop participants will consider special and everyday engagement with objects (via consumption, production, possession) by way of topics including, but by no means limited to, […]