Townhouse Notes: Making a More Readable and Accessible Publication
From the Editor
Laura Ansley | Dec 7, 2021
As Perspectives enters its 60th year, we're making some changes to improve accessibility.
AHA Slogan Contest
Annual Meeting, Perspectives Daily
AHA Staff | Dec 3, 2021
Calling all witty historians!
Everything Has a History
Gillian Frank | Nov 29, 2021
Pulp novels of the mid-20th century were titillating and salacious-but this book appeared as abortion became more accepted among Americans.
When the Birds Go Silent: In the December Issue of the American Historical Review
Manuel Martinez Alvarenga, Marlena Boswell, Isti Bhattacharya, Miguel Cruz-Díaz, Justin Hawkins, Brian Quinn, and Thomas Stephens | Nov 24, 2021
The latest issue of the AHR features articles on environmental history, African history, and digital history, among other topics.
AHA Member Spotlight: Russell Spinney
Matthew Keough | Dec 2, 2021
Russell Spinney is a high school history teacher and independent historian at the Thacher School.
Grant of the Week: NEH Scholar in Residence at the Center for Jewish History
Alana Venable | Dec 1, 2021
The Center for Jewish History invites applications for an NEH Scholar in Residence.
Rebecca L. West | Nov 30, 2021
This fall, AHA advocacy focused on public history, conferences, and offering historical perspectives to the Supreme Court.
Exploring Systemic Racism and the AHA
Angela D. Dillard and Katherine L. French | Nov 23, 2021
During a client-based research seminar, graduate students researched the history of the AHA's leadership, annual meetings, and legitimation of scholarship.
Plague, Perinatal Remains, and Medical Knowledge
Melanie A. Peinado | Nov 22, 2021
The 2022 annual meeting offers a plethora of sessions on histories of disease, reproductive health, race, and medical knowledge.