Sewanee's history department offers a wide variety of courses dealing with the history of women and gender, Medieval Europe, Russia, the Middle East, East Asia, Southern Africa, Latin America and the colonization of the New World, 19th- and 20th-century pop culture, African Americans in America, and economics and society in the United States during and after Reconstruction.
Berebitsky Awarded NEH Summer Stipend Grant
May 22, 2013
Professor Julie Berebitsky has been awarded an NEH (National Endowment for the Humanities) Summer Stipend Grant for a new scholarly project, “Republican Feminists: Between Party Loyalty and Women's Rights."
History Honors Theses to be Presented as Part of Scholarship Sewanee April 26
April 11, 2013
As part of Scholarship Sewanee, History Honors' candidates Katie Brown, Elisabeth Wharton, Robert Allen, Michael Petrosh, Lacy Broemel, Lauren Berny and Peter Sidrys will present their theses at 2:30 p.m. in Walsh-Ellett 210 on Friday, April 26.
Representative Syllabi for Advent 2013 History 100 Courses Now Available
April 10, 2013
Each semester members of the Department of History offer a section of History 100, a "core requirement" that all Sewanee students must complete (unless they are participating in the four-semester Humanities Program) in order to graduate. Most students take this course during the first year.