Jo Guldi

Jo Guldi is the Hans Rothfels Assistant Professor of History at Brown University. Her latest book is The History Manifesto (2014), co-authored with David Armitage.

Written by Jo Guldi

Landing stage at Salacak, Istanbul, 1968. Photo by Ara Guler/Magnum Photos

Essay/
Information and communication
Bonfire of the humanities

Public debate is afflicted by short-term thinking – how did history abdicate its role of inspiring the longer view?

David Armitage & Jo Guldi