Interviews

JHI Blog features occasional interviews with historians and scholars broadly engaging with intellectual history. Each interview first appears on the blog, though you can also find the conversations below:

The Pinkster King and the King of the Kongo: Derek O’Leary interviews Jeroen Dewulf on Pinkster in Dutch slave communities (13 September 2017)

Failure and Fantasy on the Banks of the Ohio: Julia Lewandoski interviews Benjamin Hoffmann on French colonial imagination (22 May 2017)

Sovereignty Without Borders: Chloe Bordewich interviews Timothy Nunan on Afghanistan’s Cold War History (24 April 2017)

Reflection without Retreat: Brooke Palmieri interviews Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft on “Thinking in Public” and the role intellectuals play in politics (27 June 2016)

Interested in seeing us interview someone or hosting a conversation? Please see our About page and consider contacting the editors.