The Summersell Center and the Summersell Chair of Southern History are proud to announce the winner of the Sixth Biennial Summersell Deep South Book Prize: Voices of the Enslaved: Love, Labor, and Longing in French Louisiana, by Sophie White.
Dr. Joshua Rothman, professor and chair of the Department of History, has been named a finalist for the 2022 Harriet Tubman Prize for his his The Ledger and the Chain: How Domestic Slave Traders Shaped America.
Dr. Isabela Morales began her career as a historian as an undergraduate in The University of Alabama’s History Department (BA, 2012).
Join the Department of History on Monday, October 3, 2022 for Rethinking Alabama Politics from the Civil War to the Present: A History Symposium. This event brings together today's leading historians on Alabama history for a reappraisal of post-Civil-War era Alabama history.
Assistant Professor Lawrence Cappello appeared on NewsNation to discuss the right-to-privacy implications of the Amazon's release of Ring camera footage to police.
Please join the Department of History as we welcome Professor Bart Elmore, who will be speaking about his recent book, Seed Money: Monsanto's Past and Our Food Future.