Past Volumes

Volume XII

Winter 2016 (Volume XII, Issue I)

The Winter 2016 edition features the following articles:

  • Out of Thin Air: Poisonous Gas and the Genesis of the Military Laboratory During World War I (Ari Feldman, University of Chicago)
  • The Revolution That Never Was: How the FBI Ignored the Differences Which Kept the New Left and Black Civil Rights Movements Divided (Carl Helstrom, University of Michigan)
  • Postcolonial Politics: Korean “Comfort Women” and Japanese Reparations (Chloe Nurik, University of Pennsylvania)
  • Forced Sterilization and the Racial Politics of “Choice” (Claire Shennan, Brown University)
  • 21st Century Maoists: Leftist Militancy and the Politics of Anachronism in Postcolonial South Asia (Connor Liskey, University of Michigan)
  • Playing with a Purpose on the Home Front Stage: A Study of the Social Functions of Theatrical Performance in London during the First World War (Holly Dayton, Stanford University)
  • International Image and the Abolition of Slavery in Brazil (Jasmine Kirby, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • From Lord Lugard to Mohammad Yusuf: The Development of Nigerian Views toward Western Biomedicine, 1900-2015 (Laura Leddy, University of Virginia)
  • Kashmiriyat: The Disputed Identity of a Disputed Territory (Muskan Mumtaz, University of Virginia)
  • A Tale of Two Cemeteries: The Paris Commune, the Haymarket Affair, and the Politics of Memorialization (Paige Pendarvis, University of Chicago)
  • Civil Rights in New Rochelle: A Case Study (Tamar Rothstein, University of Pennsylvania)

VOLUME XI

Winter 2015 (Volume XI, Issue II)

The Winter 2015 edition features the following articles:

  • The Need for Radical Reconstruction: Meridan, Mississippi (Bogdan Belei, University of Michigan)
  • Rhyolite, Nevada: The Rhetoric of a Ghost Town (Lydia Cornett, Princeton University)
  • Waving Red Books: Murray’s Handbook and the British Traveler (Jaime Ding, Princeton University)
  • From Bells to Blindfolds: Differing Conceptualizations of Justice from Mughal, India, to British Colonial Rule  (Emma Fallone, Yale University)
  • Entranced by Exotics: An Exploration of Commonalities in Commercialization, of and Fascination with, Exotic Animals in the Early Modern Period and the Modern World (Emily Frantz, Stanford University)
  • The Pergamon Altar in Wilhelmine Context: The Cultural and Imperial Ambition of the NewGerman Empire (Christopher Hunt, University of Michigan)
  • Gangs Running Politics: The Role of Irish Social Athletic Clubs in Politics, and Radical Violence in Chicago from 1900-1920 (Ethan James Johnson, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)
  • For Duty and Glory: Mazzini’s Justification for Italian Colonial Expansion (Catalina Mackaman-Lofland, Barnard College)
  • Snatching Bodies, Making Doctors: Stealing Black Corpses for Medical Education in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth-Century American South (Scott Nelson, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill)
  • Paris and the History of French Cuisine (Reyna Schaechter, Yale University)
  • The Wrong Man (Elizabeth Villarreal, Yale University)
  • The Roads They Had Taken: Polish Jewish Refugees in the Soviet Union During World War II (Brody Weinrich, Rice University)

Fall 2014 (Volume XI, Issue I)

The Fall 2014 edition features the following articles:

  • Compromised Defense – The Conquests of Basil II (Michael Goodyear, University of Chicago)
  • Buffalo Extermination: 1865-1883 (Heather Kirkpatrick, University of Michigan)
  • Bourgeois Espionage: The Bureau of Secret Intelligence During World War I and the State Department’s Battle with Modernity (Sam Kleinman, Georgetown University)
  • “I Do What I Can for Organization:” Lincoln the Campaigner in 1860 (William Redmond, Georgetown University)
  • The Roaring Nineties: Privatization and the Mongolian Stock Exchange (Nicolas Sambor, Columbia University)
  • A Shift in Philosophy: The American Jewish Congress and the Fight to End Discrimination in Stuyvesant Town, New York (Gregory Segal, University of Pennsylvania)
  • Misreading Shadows: Elusive Victory, Enigmatic Defeat: The USSR, The US, Egypt, and Israel During the “War of Attrition,” 1969-1970 (Matthew Schweitzer, University of Chicago)
  • The Demise of Chene Street: Urban Crisis in Detroit’s Lower East Side (Christopher White, University of Michigan)
  • “Stand Down Margaret, Please Stand Down:” Musical and Political Opposition to the Conservative Government (1979-1990) (Cecily Zander, University of Virginia)
  • Insights into the Early 20th Century Debate Vivisection Via The Case of Udo J. Wile(Jacob Ziff, University of Michigan)

VOLUME X

Winter 2014 (Volume X, Issue II)

An online copy of the Journal may be accessed at this link: Michigan Journal of History Winter 2014 Edition

The Winter 2014 edition features the following articles:

  • Road Blocks to Suffrage (Daisy Dowdall, Wellesley College)
  • Legend and Legacy: A Rhetorical History of Lewis and Clark (Jake Sonnenberg, Stanford University)
  • Labor Politics and Historical Memory of 1989 (Jack Fuller, University of Michigan)
  • Leading from the  Front: An Analysis of What Made a Successful Civil War Unit (Ian Gorham, University of Michigan)
  • The Warsaw Ghetto and the Shanghai Ghetto (So Yeon Jeong, Wellesley College)
  • The Men of Creedmoor Rifle Range (Lindsay Sovern, Brown University)
  • How American Energy Dependence Sparked al-Qaeda’s War on the United States(Ben Gottesdiener and David Sutter, Washington University in St. Louis)
  • The Evolution of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in American Cinema and Culture(Patrick Van Hackeling, Swarthmore College)
  • Journey of Mad Scientists (Marcus Nappier, University of Virginia)
  • The Inescapable Politics of Identity (Sarah Pauling, University of Michigan)
  • The Mass Lynching of Italians in 1891 New Orelans: Marking Italians as Racially “Dago” (Nicholas Borkowski, Swarthmore College)

Fall 2013 (Volume X, Issue I)

An online copy of the Journal may be accessed at this link: Michigan Journal of History Fall 2013 Edition

The Fall 2013 edition features the following articles:

  • “This Time for Africa”: FIFA, Politics, and South Africa’s Struggle for Human Rights(Taylor Henley, Duke University)
  • Policy of Fear: FBI COINTELPRO Operations Conducted Against Black Nationalist Groups (Zachary Determan, University of Michigan)
  • The Cinema of Moral Anxiety (Mario Goetz, University of Michigan)
  • Challenging Jim Crow: Desegregation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Hannah McMillan, University of North Carolina)
  • The Turning of Chinese Patriotic Education (Jiaqi Fan, Wellesley College)
  • Provincial Influences on Loyalist Writings (Kasey Sease, University of Virginia)
  • Parrish S. Lovejoy Collection–Michigan’s Conservation Moment: Post-Progressive Era(Jennifer Ross Durow, University of Michigan)
  • Wheatland of Wrath: A Tale of 20th Century Agricultural Labor and Historical Memory(Sarah Sadlier, Stanford University)
  • Mass Pilgrimage and the Christological Context of the First Crusade (Burt Westermeier, University of North Carolina)

VOLUME IX

VOLUME VIII

VOLUME VIII, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2011

This edition features the following articles:

VOLUME VII

VOLUME VII, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2010

The Winter 2010 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME VII, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2009

The Fall 2009 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME VI

VOLUME VI, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2009

The Winter 2009 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME VI, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2008

The Fall 2008 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME V

VOLUME V, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2008

The Winter 2008 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME V, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2007

The Fall 2007 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME IV

VOLUME IV, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2007

The Winter 2007 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME IV, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2006

The Fall 2006 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME III

VOLUME III, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2006

The Winter 2006 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME III, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2005

The Fall 2005 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME II

VOLUME II, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2005

The Winter 2004 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME II, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2004

The Fall 2004 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME I

VOLUME I, ISSUE 4 – WINTER 2004

VOLUME I, ISSUE 3 – FALL 2003

The Fall 2003 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME I, ISSUE 2 – WINTER 2002

The Winter 2002 edition features the following articles:

VOLUME I, ISSUE 1 – FALL 2001

The Fall 2001 edition features the following articles: