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New Books in History

New Books in History


New Books in History

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Interviews with Historians about their New Books
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English
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Podcast

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David Cannadine, “Embracing Complexity” (Open Agenda, 2021)

Embracing Complexity is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton ...

87 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Amy Kaufman and Paul Sturtevant, "Devil's Historians: How Modern Extremists Abuse the Medieval Past" (U Toronto Press, 2020)

In The Devil's Historians: How Modern Extremists Abuse the Medieval Past (University of...

66 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Jyoti Gulati Balachandran, "Narrative Pasts: The Making of a Muslim Community in Gujarat, C. 1400-1650" (Oxford UP, 2020)

Jyoti Gulati Balachandran's Narrative Pasts: The Making of a Muslim Community in Gujara...

66 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Margo Shea, "Derry City: Memory and Political Struggle in Northern Ireland" (U Notre Dame Press, 2020)

The city that sits on the River Foyle on the North side of the Irish isle in many ways ...

58 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall, "Slave Revolt on Screen: The Haitian Revolution in Film and Video Games" (UP of Mississippi, 2021)

Michel-Rolph Trouillot wrote that “the silencing of the Haitian Revolution is only a ch...

72 minutes
Jul 22, 2021

Tonio Andrade, "The Last Embassy: The Dutch Mission of 1795 and the Forgotten History of Western Encounters with China" (Princeton UP, 2021)

On January 10th, 1795, a very tired caravan arrives in Beijing. The travelers have jour...

54 minutes
Jul 22, 2021

Deborah Willis, "The Black Civil War Soldier: A Visual History of Conflict and Citizenship" (NYU Press, 2021)

Photography emerged in the 1840s in the United States, and it became a visual medium th...

83 minutes
Jul 21, 2021

Mary Louise Roberts, "Sheer Misery: Soldiers in Battle in WWII" (U Chicago Press, 2021)

Marching across occupied France in 1944, American GI Leroy Stewart had neither death no...

67 minutes
Jul 21, 2021

Kevin Waite, "West of Slavery: The Southern Dream of a Transcontinental Empire" (UNC Press, 2021)

The geography of American slavery was continental, argues Dr. Kevin Waite, an assistant...

42 minutes
Jul 21, 2021

Emalani Case, "Everything Ancient Was Once New: Indigenous Persistence from Hawaiʻi to Kahiki" (U Hawaii Press, 2021)

In Everything Ancient Was Once New: Indigenous Persistence from Hawaiʻi to Kahiki (U Ha...

52 minutes
Jul 21, 2021