Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +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 Historian Daniel K. Williams says Democrats have a religion problem Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166284 http://hnn.us/article/166284 Daniel K. Williams Daniel K. Williams 0 Bill O’Reilly – America’s best-selling “historian” – ridiculed in Harper’s for writing bad history Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166283 http://hnn.us/article/166283 Matthew Stevenson Matthew Stevenson 0 Largest history festival is the UK criticized for being white and male Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166282 http://hnn.us/article/166282 no author cited no author cited 0 Eric Foner doesn’t think much of a book that claims Lincoln moved slowly to emancipate blacks because he was a racist Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166275 http://hnn.us/article/166275 Eric Foner Eric Foner 0 Harvard's Moshik Temkin pens op ed in the NYT warning historians not to use analogies Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166270 http://hnn.us/article/166270 Moshik Temkin Moshik Temkin 0 Lonnie Bunch says the nooses found at the Smithsonian recently show why black people cannot get over the past Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166264 http://hnn.us/article/166264 Lonnie G. Bunch Lonnie G. Bunch 0 Andrew Bacevich bemoans the loss of authority of historians Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166263 http://hnn.us/article/166263 Andrew J. Bacevich Andrew J. Bacevich 0 It’s Time for Historians of Slavery to Listen to Economists Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166262 http://hnn.us/article/166262 Keri Leigh Merritt Keri Leigh Merritt 0 Researcher: "Actually, Yes It Is a Discovery If You Find Something in an Archive That No One Knew Was There." Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166250 http://hnn.us/article/166250 Helena Iles Papaioannou Helena Iles Papaioannou 0 The Trump team is obsessing over Thucydides, the ancient historian who wrote a seminal tract on war Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166247 http://hnn.us/article/166247 no author cited no author cited 0 Historians defend scholar who studies Poland and Holocaust Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166246 http://hnn.us/article/166246 no author cited no author cited 0 Max Boot Says "Donald Trump Is Proving Too Stupid to Be President" Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166230 http://hnn.us/article/166230 Max Boot Max Boot 0 Historians called on to write books that impact the public Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166220 http://hnn.us/article/166220 Keisha N. Blain and Ibram X. Kendi Keisha N. Blain and Ibram X. Kendi 0 Is Mark Moyar right that the US could have prevailed in Vietnam? Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166216 http://hnn.us/article/166216 Robert Farley Robert Farley 0 Newsweek asks if Kim Phillips-Fein is right to argue that NYC committed civic suicide in the 1970s Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166213 http://hnn.us/article/166213 no author cited no author cited 0 Historians urged to fight budget cuts to key humanities programs Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166209 http://hnn.us/article/166209 no author cited no author cited 0 David Fromkin, Professor and Author on Mideast, Dies at 84 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166205 http://hnn.us/article/166205 no author cited no author cited 0 Is E.P. Thompson still relevant? Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166192 http://hnn.us/article/166192 no author cited no author cited 0 Harvard's Drew Gilpin Faust to step down as president next year Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166191 http://hnn.us/article/166191 no author cited no author cited 0 French historian accused of stealing American war heroes’ dog tags to sell on eBay Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:38:33 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166183 http://hnn.us/article/166183 no author cited no author cited 0