• Grant of the Week: Folger Institute Research Fellowships

    Perspectives Daily

    Karen Lou | Dec 3, 2019

    The Folger Institute is now accepting applications for its 2020-2021 Research Fellowships.
  • Margaret Garb (1962–2018)

    In Memoriam

    Iver Bernstein | Nov 25, 2019

    Margaret Garb, 56, professor of history and co-director of the Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis, died...
  • Buried Treasures


    Elyse Martin | Nov 25, 2019

    While working on his first book,Untimely Ruins: An Archaeology of American Urban Modernity, 1819–1919 (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2009), Nick Yablon (Uni...
  • How to Put a Face on History


    Elya Jun Zhang | Nov 20, 2019

    I wanted students to relate personally to the people of premodern China.

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