Josh Howard

Josh Howard is a PhD Candidate in the Public History Program at Middle Tennessee State University. His research interests include sports history, Appalachia, and public history. His ongoing dissertation is entitled “Talking Back with Post-it Notes: Informal Data Collection, Historical Empathy, and Museum Visitors.” Most recently, he completed a web exhibit and archive based on the Wendell Smith Papers for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

Get in touch with Josh at jhowardhistory at gmail dot com, on Twitter via @jhowardhistory, or at

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