Alongside our existing 12 sub-fields, the History Department supports a number of cross-field clusters. The clusters are intended to attract students and faculty to important themes and current in the historical discipline. The clusters will offer new courses, sponsor outside speakers, and convene Department-based workshops and seminars.
Katsuya Hirano has published a new book, The Politics of Dialogic Imagination. (The University of Chicago Press, 2014)
Margaret Jacob has published a new book, The First Knowledge Economy: Human Capital and the European Economy, 1750-1850.. (Cambridge University Press, 2014).