to treat or represent as historical
Historicize is the online home of Will Tchakirides, PhD Candidate in U.S. History at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. His research explores community, race and law enforcement in Milwaukee from the vantage point of Black police officers. As a public historian specializing in digital exhibition, Will has worked on projects for the National Museum of American History, Anacostia Community Museum, Encyclopedia of Milwaukee, and Jewish Museum Milwaukee. He is currently helping to build a grass-roots history of mass criminalization in Milwaukee for the Transforming Justice research project and teaching the history course "African Americans Since the Civil War" at UW-Milwaukee.