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nathan connolly

Stories in past tense
Published Summer 2018
Narrative is a powerful way to present historical information. Historian Nathan Connolly discusses why it works, and when it doesn't. / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Women's history month
Harriet Tubman, real-life action hero
Published Aug 20, 2018
Maryland-born abolitionist and humanitarian is 'as heroic as it gets,' says historian N. D. B. Connolly
'Black Panther' taps centuries of dreams
Published Aug 20, 2018
Historian N.D.B. Connolly explores the historical inspirations, both real and imagined, for the film's fictional world of Wakanda / The Hollywood Reporter
Best of 2016
'National Geographic' gives nod to N.D.B. Connolly
Published Aug 20, 2018
JHU historian helped digitize government records of redlining in new interactive database
Connolly on air
Published Aug 20, 2018
JHU historian to co-host 'BackStory with the American History Guys' radio program beginning Feb. 3
A curated guide to the rise of Trumpism
Published Aug 20, 2018
Crowd-sourced syllabus co-compiled by Johns Hopkins historian N.D.B. Connolly goes viral post-election
Faculty honors
Historian wins book award
Published Aug 20, 2018
N.D.B. Connolly receives Bennett H. Wall Award from Southern Historical Association
The march, 50 years later
A call for economic justice
Published Aug 20, 2018 Video
JHU history professor discusses the significance of the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963