Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 2.1.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/category/54 editor@hnn.us (History News Network) History News Network Ronald Suny says historians have shied away from exploring the roots of the Armenian genocide for fear of taking attention away from the victims Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158352 http://hnn.us/article/158352 Stephanie Garlock Stephanie Garlock 0 Columbia University professors Eric Foner, Alan Brinkley, and Alice Kessler-Harris to retire Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158345 http://hnn.us/article/158345 no author cited no author cited 0 A powerhouse appropriations subcommittee is now headed by a historian: Republican Rep. Tom Cole (OK) Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158342 http://hnn.us/article/158342 no author cited no author cited 0 Slavic scholars divided over a scholarship sponsored (and withdrawn) by Stephen F. Cohen Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158339 http://hnn.us/article/158339 no author cited no author cited 0 Claire Strom to Step Down as Editor of Agricultural History Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158330 http://hnn.us/article/158330 no author cited no author cited 0 Joan Peters’s legacy assessed by one of her fiercest critics, Norman Finkelstein Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158328 http://hnn.us/article/158328 no author cited no author cited 0 West Point historian says if his cadets can understand the history of war, so can Congress Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158320 http://hnn.us/article/158320 Col. Ty Seidule Col. Ty Seidule 0 Australian historian Alan Atkinson wins $100,000 literary prize Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158316 http://hnn.us/article/158316 no author cited no author cited 0 From his perch in Saudi Arabia, Princeton’s Mark Cohen says Jews and Muslims should remember they used to get along Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158303 http://hnn.us/article/158303 no author cited no author cited 0 Duke honors historian John Hope Franklin with year-long series of events Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158302 http://hnn.us/article/158302 no author cited no author cited 0 What New Left History Gave Us Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158299 http://hnn.us/article/158299 no author cited no author cited 0 Marcus Borg, Liberal Christian Scholar, Dies at 72 Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158298 http://hnn.us/article/158298 no author cited no author cited 0 Richard Hofstadter’s insights into the "paranoid style in American politics” lauded in the NYT Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158285 http://hnn.us/article/158285 no author cited no author cited 0 NYT History Book Reviews: Who Got Noticed this Week? Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158278 http://hnn.us/article/158278 Erik Moshe Erik Moshe 0 Researchers have discovered a previously unknown 149-page manuscript defending homosexuality. Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158276 http://hnn.us/article/158276 no author cited no author cited 0 What Counts as Historical Evidence? The Fracas over John Stauffer’s Black Confederates Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158275 http://hnn.us/article/158275 Megan Kate Nelson Megan Kate Nelson 0 Israeli journalist-turned-biographer, Shabtai Teveth, is remembered for his attack on the New Historians Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158258 http://hnn.us/article/158258 Martin Kramer Martin Kramer 0 Harvard’s Drew Faust says the Civil War marked the start of large-scale industrial war, not WW I Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158250 http://hnn.us/article/158250 no author cited no author cited 0 Daniel Pipes says he was mistaken about no-go zones Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158249 http://hnn.us/article/158249 Daniel Pipes Daniel Pipes 0 Department chairs' newest headache? In Virginia they have to bare their financial souls Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:42:46 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/158243 http://hnn.us/article/158243 American Historical Association American Historical Association 0