Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +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 Two scholars from UT object to the Texas school's decision to remove the statue of Jefferson Davis Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160507 http://hnn.us/article/160507 Al Martinich and Tom Palaima Al Martinich and Tom Palaima 0 A history professor explains why Americans are so prone to conspiracy theories Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160504 http://hnn.us/article/160504 no author cited no author cited 0 Now Greg Grandin has come out with a study of Henry Kissinger Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160503 http://hnn.us/article/160503 Steven Cohen Steven Cohen 0 Japanese historian upends the familiar narrative of WW 2 by taking a bottom up approach, focusing on fascism from the grassroots Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160493 http://hnn.us/article/160493 Ethan Mark Ethan Mark 0 Holocaust-denying historian David Irving organises 'disgusting' £2,000-a-head holiday tours of former concentration camps and Hitler's HQ so people can 'make up their own mind about the truth' Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160492 http://hnn.us/article/160492 no author cited no author cited 0 72 history professors sign letter urging removal of Jefferson Davis statue from Kentucky Capitol Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160491 http://hnn.us/article/160491 no author cited no author cited 0 10 Years After Katrina, the Enduring Value of the Hurricane Digital Memory Bank Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160485 http://hnn.us/article/160485 no author cited no author cited 0 Historian author Antony Beevor says his new World War 2 book may anger Americans Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160472 http://hnn.us/article/160472 no author cited no author cited 0 Ron Radosh and Allis Radosh plan to defend Warren Harding in a new book Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160468 http://hnn.us/article/160468 Ron Radosh and Allis Radosh Ron Radosh and Allis Radosh 0 Historians tackle America’s mass incarceration problem Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160467 http://hnn.us/article/160467 no author cited no author cited 0 Report: Russian studies in crisis Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160442 http://hnn.us/article/160442 Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies 0 Ken Burns: Donald Trump’s birtherism — a “politer way of saying the ‘N-word'” — proves America isn’t remotely “post-racial” Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160441 http://hnn.us/article/160441 no author cited no author cited 0 Medievalist calls on historians to welcome pop culture Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160440 http://hnn.us/article/160440 Richard Utz Richard Utz 0 NYT History Book Reviews: Who Got Noticed this Week? Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160439 http://hnn.us/article/160439 Erik Moshe Erik Moshe 0 Stanford historian says falsified medieval history helped create feminism Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160438 http://hnn.us/article/160438 no author cited no author cited 0 Historian loses legal battle to name past British informers Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160429 http://hnn.us/article/160429 no author cited no author cited 0 A pair of distinguished American historians of racial discrimination are writing about HBO's Show Me a Hero Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160422 http://hnn.us/article/160422 no author cited no author cited 0 Eric Foner interviewed about abolitionists, Reconstruction and winning “freedom” from the right Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160412 http://hnn.us/article/160412 no author cited no author cited 0 Funding for History and Civics Education to be debated in the House of Representatives Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160400 http://hnn.us/article/160400 no author cited no author cited 0 Fight Over Politics in AP U.S. History Guide Misses the Point, Historians Say Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:37:49 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160401 http://hnn.us/article/160401 Liana Heitin Liana Heitin 0