Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +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 Nathaniel Philbrick wins the $50,000 2017 George Washington Prize Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165789 http://hnn.us/article/165789 no author cited no author cited 0 In an interview Jill Lepore explains how she writes and the writers she admires most Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165787 http://hnn.us/article/165787 no author cited no author cited 0 Trump is no Hitler – he’s a Mussolini, says Oxford historian Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165781 http://hnn.us/article/165781 no author cited no author cited 0 Rick Perlstein’s still drawing brickbats for his confession in the NYT that historians (like him) have misinterpreted modern conservatism Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165777 http://hnn.us/article/165777 Josh Mound Josh Mound 0 “Historians are shockingly dismissive of people in ‘flyover country,’ ” says Pulitzer-winning historian T. J. Stiles Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165775 http://hnn.us/article/165775 no author cited no author cited 0 UNC history department in uproar after a professor’s course on sports history was cancelled Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165773 http://hnn.us/article/165773 no author cited no author cited 0 French bestseller is a dense history of France written by 122 academics Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165769 http://hnn.us/article/165769 Robert Darnton Robert Darnton 0 ‘Sherlock Holmes of Armenian Genocide’ Uncovers Lost Evidence Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165758 http://hnn.us/article/165758 no author cited no author cited 0 David McCullough: President Trump's Disregard for History Is 'Utter Nonsense' Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165751 http://hnn.us/article/165751 no author cited no author cited 0 Professor uses role-playing, video game to teach history Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165749 http://hnn.us/article/165749 no author cited no author cited 0 American Historical Review apology prompts soul-searching over racial gatekeeping in the academe Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165748 http://hnn.us/article/165748 no author cited no author cited 0 Professor who tweeted Trump 'must hang' goes on leave for semester Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165734 http://hnn.us/article/165734 no author cited no author cited 0 Jonathan Zimmerman is joining the growing ranks of liberal historians alarmed by college speech codes Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165730 http://hnn.us/article/165730 Jonathan Zimmerman Jonathan Zimmerman 0 Sean Wilentz and Kevin Kruse: What was the election of 2016 all about? Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165729 http://hnn.us/article/165729 no author cited no author cited 0 Oops. The American Historical Review admits it assigned a book review to a historian who celebrates white identity politics Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165712 http://hnn.us/article/165712 Scott Jaschik Scott Jaschik 0 Historian George Chauncey on his way out, says Yale doesn’t do enough to retain or recruit gay faculty Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165694 http://hnn.us/article/165694 no author cited no author cited 0 Allan Lichtman predicts Trump will be impeached Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165692 http://hnn.us/article/165692 no author cited no author cited 0 Historian who Tweeted ‘Trump Must Hang’ Apologizes and Deletes Account Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165678 http://hnn.us/article/165678 no author cited no author cited 0 David McCullough is out with a new book Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165674 http://hnn.us/article/165674 no author cited no author cited 0 And the Pulitzer Prize in history goes to … ? Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:15:48 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/165669 http://hnn.us/article/165669 no author cited no author cited 0