Welcome to History

About

Welcome to the Department of History

We're celebrating over 100 years of teaching and learning history at the University of Arizona.  We are ranked in the top 10 in Latin American history, and we won the American Historical Association’s 2011 Equity Award.  Read more about the Department of History.

News

Welcome to the Future of the Past! Join the Department of History as we officially celebrate our relocation to our new home in Chávez!   Nibble on snacks with a vintage flavor as you reunite with old... read more
On Monday, October 16 at 7pm at the Loft Cinema, Professor Doug Weiner will be introducing Sergei Eisenstein's silent film, Oktober (Ten Days that Shook The World) and will field questions after the... read more
Her monograph, Houston Bound: Culture and Color in a Jim Crow City, has also been awarded the Kenneth Jackson Award for Best Book (North America) from the Urban History Association!

Recent Publications

The End of Concern
Maoist China, Activism, and Asian Studies
Fabio Lanza
Duke University Press
2017

An interview posted on UA News can be found here.

Local Foods Meet Global Foodways
Tasting History
Professor Benjamin N. Lawrance
Amistad's Orphans
An Atlantic Story of Children, Slavery, and Smuggling
Professor Benjamin N. Lawrance

Contact Us

Contact Info

Department of History
Cesar E. Chavez
Main Office, Room 415 
1110 James E. Rogers Way
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 621-1586
Fax: (520) 621-2422

 

Our Location

Department Head

Alison Futrell
Chavez 419
P.O.Box 210023
Tucson, AZ 85721-0023
Tel: (520) 626-8428
Fax: (520) 621-2422
afutrell@email.arizona.edu

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Contact Us

Department of History
Cesar E. Chavez
Main Office, Room 415 
1110 James E. Rogers Way
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 621-1586
Fax: (520) 621-2422