Prof. Martha Jones new book, Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America, will be available in print edition this weekend! She was recently interviewed by the New York Times […]
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Read the latest Washington Post article by Professor Martha Jones titled, “How to resist bad Supreme Court rulings.”
Professor Nathan Connolly was recently interviewed for the second episode of the podcast, The Known World, where he discusses “fashioning narratives out of historical events—what is gained and what is lost […]
JHU historians weigh in on “uncovering new understandings, not only about historic topics such as slavery, but also about more contemporary issues such as redlining, incarceration, and the Black Lives […]
Read the latest Washington Post article by Professor Martha Jones titled, “Trump said protesting NFL players ‘shouldn’t be in this country.’ We should take him seriously.”
2018 Annual Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Conference on “Spain and the American Revolution” June 8-10, 2018 Gilman Hall, Room 50 JHU Homewood Campus Please see the conference program for […]
Congratulations to Professor Lawrence Jackson on winning the Mystery Writers of America 2018 Edgar Award in the ‘Best Critical/Biographical’ category for his book Chester B. Himes: A Biography! Chester B. Himes […]
Professors Martha Jones and Jessica Johnson were recently interviewed by WYPR to discuss their graduate course Black Womanhood, its publicly available online syllabus, and why ‘access to knowledge can be so […]
Congratulations to Professor Martha Jones on being selected as the keynote speaker for the Spring 2018 commencement ceremony for the University of Michigan-Flint!
Congratulations to Professor Elizabeth Thornberry on receiving a Davis Center Fellowship for 2018-19!