Christine Varga-Harris’ impressively researched and elegantly written monograph, “Stories of House and Home: Soviet Apartment Life during the Khrushchev Years,” has just been published by Cornell University Press.
Dr. Stewart Winger, Dr. Amy Wood and Dr. Ross Kennedy receive 2015 College of Arts and Sciences Awards.
Georgia Tsouvala weighs in on the discovery of 22 shipwrecks in the Aegean.
Illinois State University Professor of History Alan Lessoff has been named the spring 2016 Obama Fellow at the Transnational Institute for American Studies (ITAS) at the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany.
The Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies Program at Illinois State University is accepting nominations and self-nominations for the Grabill-Homan Community Peace Prize. Applications must be received no later than January 31, 2016.
Professor of History Richard Soderlund says the comparison of today’s mass migration to post-World War II is misleading.
The following is a list of books and audio and video recordings released by Illinois State University faculty in the second half of 2014 and the first half of 2015:
Historian John David Smith will talk about Abraham Lincoln’s goals for African American recruits into the Union army during the Civil War at 7 p.m. Thursday, October 8.
History’s John Reda will discuss his involvement in an episode of TLC’s “Who Do You Think You Are” at University Club on October 2.
The Department of History’s Kyle Ciani and Monica Noraian talk about the right to vote, and looking beyond the myth of the suffragette.