News & Announcements Archive


ACLS/Luce Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Congratulations to alumna Ting Zhang (Assistant Professor at University of Maryland, College Park) for receiving an ACLS/Luce Post-Doctoral Fellowship in China Studies!


Who Bankrolled Jim Crow?

History graduate student, Paige Glotzer, wrote an article in the Public Seminar titled, “Who Bankrolled Jim Crow?” which focuses on housing discrimination in Baltimore.


Prof. Kwass Wins Book Award

Prof. Kwass Wins Book Award
Congratulations to Professor Michael Kwass, who has been awarded the American Historical Association’s J.Russell Major Prize for French history for his book Contraband (Harvard 2014).


Recent PhD Wins Awards

Congratulations to Greg O’Malley, a recent JHU PhD, who has been awarded the American Historical Association’s Morris D.Forkosh Prize in the field of British, British Imperial, or British Commonwealth history since […]


Prof. Walkowitz Named National Humanities Fellow

Congratulations to Professor Emeritus Judith Walkowitz, who is the 2015-2016 Donnelly Family Fellow at the National Humanities Center. Professor Walkowitz is currently working on “Feminism and Urban Space in London […]


Prof. Kwass’ Book ‘Contraband’ Wins Prize

Prof. Kwass’ Book ‘Contraband’ Wins Prize
Please join the History Department in offering congratulations to Professor Michael Kwass, whose book Contraband has just won the Kenshur Prize of the Center for Eighteenth-Century Studies at Indiana University—now […]


Prof. Connolly Wins Book Award

Prof. Connolly Wins Book Award
Please join the history department in congratulating Nathan Connolly, who has just received the Liberty Legacy Foundation Award for his book A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking […]