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.
Peter Baldwin has published a new book, The Copyright Wars: Three Centuries of Trans-Atlantic Battle. (Princeton University Press, 2014)
Robin Derby has published a new book, The Dominican Republic Reader: History, Culture, Politics. (Duke University Press, 2014)
Eric Avila has published a new book, The Folklore of the Freeway - Race and Revolt in the Modernist City . (University of Minnesota Press, 2014).