Daniel Crown





Daniel is a historian and freelance journalist. His work has appeared at the Washington Post, Gizmodo, Vice, Atlas Obscura, the Awl, the Public Domain Review, Literary Hub, and several other publications. He has taught college-level history courses at Boston College and Northeastern University.


"'A Breach That Must Be Healed': Immigration, Politics, and Voter Suppression in Late-Colonial Pennsylvania." April 2022 edition of The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography.

Fellowships and Awards

2016  Ida and Daniel Lang Fellowship: Awarded annually to a single graduate student in Hunter College’s School of Arts and Sciences.

2017  Lucy Goodwine Prize: “For Excellence in the Study of History.”

2023  Donald J. White Teaching Excellence Award: A school-wide award given to Boston College teaching assistants based upon faculty nominations and student reviews.