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Dr. Matthew Arendt featured on CSPAN panel

Dr. Matthew Arendt was featured on a CSPAN panel featuring historians discussing British and Canadian perspectives on American slavery and the U.S. Civil War. The Society of Nineteenth Century Historians hosted this event as part of its symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression. (continue reading)

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Recent Publications

“Race and Reproduction in Cuba”

Bonnie Lucero

University of Georgia Press,

“Unknown Past: Layla Murad, the Jewish-Muslim Star of Egypt”

Hanan Hammad

Stanford University Press,

“The People's Revolt: Texas Populists and the Roots of American Liberalism”

Gregg Cantrell

Yale University Press,

“The Girls Next Door: Bringing the Home Front to the Front Lines”

Kara Dixon Vuic

Harvard University Press, 2019,

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Where Are They Now?

History Alumni Profiles

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