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December 3, 2018
The New York times listed David Blight’s new book, Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom as one of the ten best books of 2018.
December 3, 2018
Timothy Snyder is the Levin professor of History at Yale University and a permanent fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna, best known for his books “Bloodlands...
November 29, 2018
Yale historian Jay Gitlin will lead a panel discussion on “The Rebranding of Connecticut” on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. at the New Haven Museum, 114 Whitney Ave. The...
November 27, 2018
Professor Denise Y. Ho argues in Foreign Policy that the current trial of Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement leaders represents a turning point.  In her article she discusses two...
November 20, 2018
The Los Angeles Review of Books recently featured Professor Denise Y. Ho’s 2018 publication, Curating Revolution: Politics on Display in Mao’s China.  Viewing the book...
November 19, 2018
Yale seniors Rayan A.R. Alsemeiry, Eren Orbey, and history major, Riley S. Tillitt will head to Oxford University following graduation as Rhodes Scholars representing the...
November 15, 2018
David C. Engerman, newly named to the Leitner International Interdisciplinary Professorship, is a scholar of 20th-century international history. Building on his dual training...