Michelle Moyd

Michelle MoydAssociate Editor

Michelle Moyd is Associate Editor of the American Historical Review.

As an Associate Professor of History at Indiana University, she teaches courses in African history, as well as the history of the First World War, soldiers and veterans, and humanitarianism. She is the author of Violent Intermediaries: African Soldiers, Conquest, and Everyday Colonialism in German East Africa (Ohio University Press, 2014); and co-author (with Yuliya Komska and David Gramling), of Linguistic Disobedience: Restoring Power to Civic Language (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019). Her articles have appeared in Radical History Review, International Labour and Working Class History, and Lateral. She has another article forthcoming in Slavery and Abolition.  

Michelle is currently at work on Africa, Africans and the First World War for the New Approaches to African History series at Cambridge University Press.

She is also the Associate Director of the Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society (CRRES) at Indiana University.