With Anti-Judaism, David Nirenberg has recast the debate about the origins and nature of anti-Semitism in Western thought.
How do Greece’s economists and writers explain its social predicament?
A historian’s view of why political demands, past and present, have weighed on Turkish debates about the Armenian genocide.
Frustrated, stubborn, committed to bad science, was Louis Agassiz anything other than a laughingstock?
The memorial to Parks turned her into a meek and redemptive figure—instead of the radical freedom fighter she was until the end of her life.
The Smithsonian’s show on the Civil War and American Art expresses a deep unease about the relationship between between art and history.
Nick Turse’s Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam.
In his new book Kill Anything That Moves, Nick Turse shows that what were often presented as isolated atrocities were in fact the norm.
We can truly know only that which we have made: human history.