Examines the Sahara from the ancient through the medieval and colonial periods. It focuses on issues such as environmental history and camel nomadism, trans-Saharan trade, the rise and spread of Islam, Saharan slavery and racism, the European conquest, and the Saharan anti-colonial struggle.
History at Work
the Department's guide to your post-college career
Summer Program in Public History
apply to learn and intern in Washington, DC
Isabel Mann: honors student interns with the Athens Land Trust
AB History, AB Religion, MA History student Isabel Mann works hard at her courses, and harder in the community...
Our Amazing Student Kathryn Veale
We already knew our Master's history student Kathryn Veale is amazing. Read the entire article about Kathryn on the UGA web site.
was founded at UGA by historians Claudio Saunt and Stephen Berry in the belief that new technologies make possible a new kind of humanities research