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Gordon Chang Elected as a Member in the Society of American Historians

Professor Gordon Chang, Olive H. Palmer Professor in Humanities and Professor of American History in the Department of History, was elected as a member of the Society of American Historians. 

The Society was founded in 1939 by the historian and journalist Allan Nevins to promote literary excellence in the writing or presentation of history. Membership is by invitation only; among our current fellows are scholars, journalists, independent historians, essayists, biographers, novelists, filmmakers, curators, and poets working in many different genres on topics that deal in whole or in part with American history.