April 13, 2016

NCPH’s “Hamilton” series gets national attention

A recent review essay in the NCPH’s journal, The Public Historian, and subsequent responses published to our blog, [email protected], made the national news this week. The essays examine Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway hit Hamilton: An American Musical.

A round up of the original essays, and the press coverage are below.

The Public Historian 

Lyra Monteiro’s review essay, “Race-Conscious Casting and the Erasure of the Black Past in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton” first appeared in the February 2016 edition of The Public Historian. The essay is available for free at http://tph.ucpress.edu/content/38/1/89.


Four responses were published by TPH on NCPH’s [email protected] blog: