From the Editor

  • Defining History’s Future

    From the Editor

    L. Renato Grigoli | May 1, 2024

    Perspectives invites submissions on broadening the definition of historical scholarship for the 2024–25 publication year.
  • Have Etymology—Will Travel

    From the Editor

    L. Renato Grigoli | Apr 2, 2024

    Have you ever wondered where the word freelancer comes from?
  • We Will All Go Together When We Go

    From the Editor

    L. Renato Grigoli | Mar 5, 2024

    Have ideas of academic integrity changed since the 1940s?
  • Will History Judge?

    From the Editor

    L. Renato Grigoli | Feb 13, 2024

    When people declare that “history will judge,” historians shake their heads.

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    L. Renato Grigoli | Jan 11, 2024

    A mishmash of historical periods, a Renaissance faire nevertheless provides entertainment and fun.
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    L. Renato Grigoli | Dec 1, 2023

    When a resident declares himself emperor, what is a city to do but go along with it?
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    On the National Mall, there is room for all Americans’ stories.
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    L. Renato Grigoli | Oct 3, 2023

    Editor L. Renato Grigoli traces his life through the libraries in which he has worked, learned, and taken refuge.
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    L. Renato Grigoli | Sep 5, 2023

    The Waterfront and Navy Yard are just two neighborhoods in our nation’s capital with stories of development and urban renewal.

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