About

We’re historians who care about bringing historical context to contemporary issues, teaching history in ways that account for and help explain recent developments, and producing scholarship that speaks to the present day.

We invite you to:

  • follow this site and our Twitter feed @Cliocontemp. To follow the site, click the blue button under the search bar on the right side of this page.
  • share your feedback in the comments section of individual posts, or by sending us a message through the Contact page.
  • If you are a historian or a scholar in a related discipline and you would like to contribute, let us know through the Contact page! We are always accepting submissions and eager to feature new authors.

Please check out the Clio and the Contemporary Author Bios on the right. The site features authors who work in academia, alt-ac, and public history.

The Editors:

Sarah King, co-founder and co-editor. Sarah manages submissions in the categories of Academia, Contemporary Issues, History Articles, and Teaching. She is is also the site’s publishing manager.

Mallory Szymanski, co-editor.

Julia B. Haager, copyeditor. Julia also manages the Surviving Grad School series.

Former Editors:

Tiffany Baugh-Helton, co-founder and former co-editor.

Jessica Derleth, former managing editor.

You can also check out our author bios on the right.

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