Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +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 Novelist says History classes are our best hope for teaching Americans to question fake news and Donald Trump Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164546 http://hnn.us/article/164546 Marie Myung-Ok Lee Marie Myung-Ok Lee 0 National Book Award winner Ibram X. Kendi is youngest in 30 years in the non-fiction category Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164545 http://hnn.us/article/164545 no author cited no author cited 0 Historian Volker Ullrich’s book on the rise of Hitler is spookily relevant Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164544 http://hnn.us/article/164544 no author cited no author cited 0 People are still talking about historian Mark Lilla’s NYT op ed 2 weeks after it was published Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164535 http://hnn.us/article/164535 no author cited no author cited 0 Rick Perlstein says Trump’s election confirms a paranoid trend in the GOP Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164526 http://hnn.us/article/164526 Rick Perlstein Rick Perlstein 0 Historian says it’s a relief to see Trump supporter hammered for suggesting Muslims be registered Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164525 http://hnn.us/article/164525 no author cited no author cited 0 Bruce Mazlish, Who Fused Psychoanalysis and History in His Books, Dies at 93 Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164524 http://hnn.us/article/164524 no author cited no author cited 0 Political scientist Stephen Skowronek talks about how his theory of the cycles of presidential history explains the campaign’s shocking results Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164513 http://hnn.us/article/164513 no author cited no author cited 0 Greg Grandin says it’s a mug’s game trying to figure out when Castro turned to Marxism Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164510 http://hnn.us/article/164510 Greg Grandin Greg Grandin 0 Historian is first to write a scholarly biography of Toussaint Louverture in 80 years Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164505 http://hnn.us/article/164505 no author cited no author cited 0 Massachusetts Institute of Technology invites academe to collaborate on future of libraries Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164502 http://hnn.us/article/164502 no author cited no author cited 0 Historian says liberals worried about Trump should ask “What would the abolitionists do?” Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164496 http://hnn.us/article/164496 Linda Hirshman Linda Hirshman 0 Historian Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz says Thanksgiving was “never about honoring Native Americans" Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164488 http://hnn.us/article/164488 no author cited no author cited 0 Smithsonian historian says democracy could use the saloons of old Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164487 http://hnn.us/article/164487 Jon Grinspan Jon Grinspan 0 Grad student in Medieval history says in NYT op ed he grew up as a white nationalist Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164486 http://hnn.us/article/164486 R. Derek Black R. Derek Black 0 Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway to step down Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164484 http://hnn.us/article/164484 no author cited no author cited 0 Three Ohio State professors work together to teach multidisciplinary climate change course Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164483 http://hnn.us/article/164483 no author cited no author cited 0 Jewish historian’s anti-Trump statement goes viral Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164474 http://hnn.us/article/164474 no author cited no author cited 0 David Kaiser says Trump nationalist Steve Bannon is wedded to a theory that we’re ripe for revolutionary change Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164460 http://hnn.us/article/164460 David Kaiser David Kaiser 0 His Japanese-American parents were held in camps; now historian sees ‘same patterns’ emerging Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:42:41 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/164455 http://hnn.us/article/164455 no author cited no author cited 0