News and Announcements

06.26 - Mae Ngai was featured in's "Your immigrant ancestors came here legally? Are you sure?"

06.08 - Ainslie Embree was honored in H-Net's "Sad news of the passing of Ainslie Embree."

06.06 - Alice Kessler-Harris was quoted in USA Today's "Why does American work feel so bad?"

06.05 - Stephanie McCurry was recently the subject of a TLS podcast about her review "Plunder of Black Life."

Her review of Sven Beckert and Seth Rockman, eds., Slavery's Capitalism:  A New History of American Economic Development, evaluates the larger set of claims about the relationship of slavery and capitalism posited in the new literature. 

The review was published in the TLS on May 17, 2017.   

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