Historians in the News

This page features brief excerpts of stories published by the mainstream media and, less frequently, blogs, alternative media, and even obviously biased sources. The excerpts are taken directly from the websites cited in each source note. Quotation marks are not used.




  • The National Book Award Longlist

    Books include Erica Armstrong Dunbar's “Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge” and Nancy MacLean's “Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America.