Today’s What We’re Reading features a letter from Fidel Castro, primary sources in the 21st century, beards, and much, much more! Cuba and Castro Fidel Castro’s Childhood Plea to President Roosevelt The National Archives has a letter from an adolescent Fidel The post What We’re Reading: December 18, 2014 appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Historians are uniquely qualified for the important social and educational job of putting current affairs into historical context. We do it in our classrooms, in op-ed pieces, in books and articles, and at conferences and meetings. Sometimes a news item The post Taking the Long View on Cuban-US Relations at the Annual Meeting appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Time is running out to book your place at the annual meeting at our discounted rates. The deadline to take advantage of reduced rates is December 19, 11:59 p.m EST, so if you are planning to attend but have The post Last Chance to Pre-register for the AHA 2015 Annual Meeting appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Introducing AHA Communities: An Online Hub for Historians
We are proud to launch AHA Communities, a new platform for online communication and collaboration. Our goal is that AHA Communities will serve as a new space for the history community to connect, share ideas, discuss professional and theoretical issues, and take advantage of the digital tools AHA Communities has to offer.
JPASS Discount Now Available for AHA Members
Members of the American Historical Association are able to purchase a 1-year JPASS access plan for $99-a 50% discount on the listed rate. JPASS includes unlimited reading and 120 article downloads-not only to the American Historical Review but to more than 1,500 humanities, social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections.
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US - VA - Charlottesville, The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Virginia invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in digital humanities (DH…
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Join Us in New York City!
The 129th annual meeting of the Association will be held January 2-5, 2015, in New York City, at the Hilton New York Midtown and the New York Sheraton Times Square. This year's meeting promises a rich program of offerings. The Program Committee and other AHA committees and divisions have organized approximately 300 sessions, and affiliated societies have planned more than 100 additional sessions.