Department of History

Ada Palmer, Assistant Professor of History, wins John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer

Ada Palmer, Assistant Professor of Early Modern European History, was presented the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in Helsinki, Finland on August 11 at the Hugo Awards Ceremony, held in conjunction with WorldCon 75, the 75th World Science Fiction Convention.

Call for Papers: Crossing Interdisciplinary Boundaries Working Group

The newly formed Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries Working Group will host its inaugural event on September 22, 2017 from 9am-5pm in Saieh Hall for Economics rm. 146. The day-long event will include research presentations by UChicago doctoral students and discussion by faculty members from departments other than the students' home unit. Built into the day will also be a round table discussion on ways to cultivate cross-department collaboration.