Department of History


In this series, faculty members highlight their recent publications and research — ranging from the life and career of an alchemist in Reformation Germany to the history of American sports.

Dr. Françoise N. Hamlin


Crossroads at Clarksdale: The Black Freedom Struggle in the Mississippi Delta after World War II

Ethan Pollock


Without the Banya We Would Perish: A History of the Russian Bathhouse

Tara Nummedal


Anna Zieglerin and the Lion’s Blood: Alchemy and End Times in Reformation Germany

Howard Chudacoff


Changing the Playbook

Omer Bartov


Tales from the Borderlands: Making and Unmaking the Galician Past