Processing Grief: Archivists, Librarians, and Museum Professionals Help Communities Heal
Kritika Agarwal | Oct 22, 2018
Inside the movement to preserve objects and testimony from mass shootings and other public tragedies.
Parched Land, Rich Harvest: Travels and Oral History Interviews with Veterans in West Texas
Christine Lamberson and Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai | Oct 18, 2018
Don’t let forbidding landscapes deter you from questing for local stories.
The AHA and the Chicago Hotel Strike
From the Executive Director
James Grossman | Oct 19, 2018
Behind the scenes, Association staff and leaders weighed decisions as labor and management negotiated.
The Mystery of the Commandant’s Writing: Turning First-Year Students into Researchers
Trudy Harrington Becker | Oct 15, 2018
Online transcription projects are a dime a dozen. But deciphering one soldier’s undigitized letters proved magical to these freshmen.
10 Things to Do in Chicago
Kritika Agarwal and Allison Miller | Oct 17, 2018
Go off the beaten path in Chicago with these suggestions from AHA staff members.
AHA Member Spotlight: Arwin D. Smallwood
Matthew Keough | Oct 16, 2018
Arwin D. Smallwood is professor and chair of the Department of History and Political Science at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro, North Carolina.
American Historical Association Announces 2018 Prize Winners
AHA Staff | Oct 10, 2018
Each year, the AHA offers prizes honoring exceptional books, distinguished teaching and mentoring, and other historical projects.
From Learning to Cite to Learning to Write
Andrea Davis | Oct 9, 2018
Davis repurposes Zotero as a course platform to teach historical research and writing skills to undergraduates.
To Chart a Course
Lisa Gilbert | Oct 1, 2018
A group of eighth graders learns how debates about the past pop up unexpectedly in their everyday lives.