The Rice Historical Review is a research journal designed to showcase outstanding scholarly works produced by Rice University's undergraduate students.

Table of Contents

In order of appearance.

—Front Matter (PDF | 1.423 Mb )

— Rebels in the Caribbean: Black and Indigenous Anti-Colonial Alliances in Sixteenth-Century Quisqueya
by Ben Schachter (PDF | 1.411 Mb )

— The Center Cannot Hold: The Weimer-Era End of Center Electoral Stability
by Moses Glickman (PDF | 1.477 Mb )

— A Forgotten Revolution: Understanding the Ghadar Movement's Impact on Indian Nationalism, Castes, and Martial Troops During World War I
by Mehek Jain (PDF | 827.4 Kb )

— A History of Treason Law in the United States and the Questions it Fails to Answer
by Ben Baker-Katz (PDF | 901.2 Kb )

—Back Matter (PDF | 1.753 Mb )

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Editorial Board

Victoria Saeki-Serna, Editor-in-Chief
Bora Göbekli, Editor-in-Chief
Victoria Zabarte, Managing Editor
Rijuta Vallishayee, Managing Editor
Katie Nguyen, Director of Publishing
Natty Askanase, Director of Copy Editing
Melissa Carmona, Director of Racial Justice; Director of Copy Editing
Sean Weeks, Director of Copy Editing; Assistant Director of Publishing
Allen Sellers, Director of Copy Editing
Frederick Drummond, Director of Short Form Copy Editing
Benji Wilton, Director of Copy Editing
Sophia Govea, Director of Podcasting; Assistant Director of Social Justice
Alayne Ziglin, Director of Podcasting


Dr. Lisa Spiro | Historical Review Faculty Advisor | Executive Director of Digital Scholarship Services

Undergraduate Studies Committee Members

Dr. Paula Sanders | Director of Undergraduate Studies | Joseph and Joanna Nazro Mullen Professor in Humanities
Dr. W. Caleb McDaniel | Department Chair | Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of Humanities Professor of History
Dr. Maya Soifer Irish | Associate Professor| Director of Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Dr. Moramay López-Alonso | Associate Professor of History | Adjunct Associate Professor of Economics
Dr. G. Daniel Cohen | Samuel W. & Goldye Marian Spain Associate Professor
Peter C. Caldwell | Samuel G. McCann Professor of History
Dr. Elizabeth Petrick | Associate Professor of History
Aysha Pollnitz | Associate Professor of History
Dr. Lora Wildenthal | John Antony Weir Professor of History
Luis Campos | Baker College Chair for the History of Science, Technology and Innovation

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