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Dancing with the Devil: A Brief History of the Witches' Sabbath

Join us for History's Undergraduate Halloween lunch, costumes optional.

Stanford scholar tracks the changing world of gay sexuality

In the five decades he's been teaching and writing, Stanford intellectual historian Paul Robinson has witnessed the erosion of "the closet" ...

Stanford historian sees new perspectives on Chinese border disputes in declassified Qing dynasty maps

Eric Vanden Bussche has discovered border development origins that offer a new historical perspective on China's territorial disputes today.

From China to U.S., the game of mahjong shaped modern America, says Stanford scholar

PhD candidate Annelise Heinz tracks the intersection of race and gender in 20th-century American culture through a study of the game of mahjong.

If Ben Franklin Had Facebook

History Professor Caroline Winterer's Admit Weekend's Academic Expo!

Stanford scholar: Uncertainty reigns in crisis-ridden Ukraine

History Professor Norman Naimark spoke with Stanford News Service about the issues confronting Ukraine

Stanford historian, Allyson Hobbs, re-examines practice of racial 'passing'

History Students Meredith Wheeler and Miles Unterreiner are two of the three Rhodes Scholarship recipients.

Early Modern Things: Objects and their Histories, 1500-1800

by Paula Findlen

Routledge

Social Movements, Mobilization, and Contestation in the Middle East and North Africa (Second Edition)

by Joel Beinin, Frédéric Vairel

Stanford University Press 

Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and Segregation

by Estelle Freedman

Harvard University Press

Populist Collaborators The Ilchinhoe and the Japanese Colonization of Korea, 1896–1910

by Yumi Moon

Cornell University Press