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Viewing experts on: History
Julius A Amin
Julius A Amin
Professor

Amin's area of expertise is African-American history. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: Local media, The (Toledo) Blade.

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Janet Bednarek
Janet Bednarek
Professor

Bednarek's expertise includes aviation history, especially U.S. airports. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted her: Several outlets nationwide during the 100th anniversary of flight in addition to recent appearances in the Dallas Morning News, MSNBC.com, The Associated Press, The Cincinnati Enquirer, ABC News.com, Newsday, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, The Baltimore Sun, Voice of America, The Washington Post, The Toronto Star, The Christian Science Monitor, The Record (Bergen County, N.J), Investor's Business Daily, The Gazette (Montreal).

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Michael S. Carter
Michael S. Carter
Associate Professor

Carter's expertise is in American religious history.

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David Darrow
David Darrow
Associate Professor

Darrow's expertise is in Russian history. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: local media

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John Heitmann
John Heitmann
Professor

Heitmann's areas of expertise include the auto industry and auto history. The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: BBC, ABC, CNN, Fox News, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, National Geographic, The Associated Press.

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Juan Santamarina
Juan Santamarina
Associate Professor; Chair of Department of History

Fluent Spanish. Juan has been traveling to Cuba and studying and writing about the history of the island for nearly two decades. He has published broadly on the topic of Cuban history and also has been a writer for three documentary films on Cuba, including Cuba: A Lifetime of Passion (2006). The following media outlets have interviewed or quoted him: International Business Times.

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