From the Editor

Cake News

A lack of historical knowledge is easily exploited in the fractious world of social media.

A New Line in Empire

Though much of the West has withdrawn from empire, one of the world’s rising powers offers the latest twist on imperialism.  

Counter Culture

History is at odds with our desire for simple certainties. Can its cultivation of complexity create a better future?

History has a History

Historiography is one of the essential tools for unlocking the past. Without it, history is a bloodless pursuit.