In March, The C.O.H.O.R.T.’s inaugural month, contributors examine early influences on why they decided to pursue history as a field of expertise and career, in the “Why History?” series.

Unlike many historians, I did not always aspire to be a historian. Instead, I immersed myself in theater, music and writing.

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