Academic Activists: The Coordinating Council for Women in History at 50
Sasha Turner, Barbara Molony, and Sandra Trudgen Dawson | Mar 11, 2019
The story of historians who came together in 1969 to press for greater inclusion of women in the AHA—and those who carry on their work.
White Lies: Indigenous Scholars Respond to Elizabeth Warren’s Claims to Native Ancestry
Elizabeth Poorman | Mar 11, 2019
The claims, scholars say, muddle the distinctions between ancestry and citizenship.
Plan S and the Humanities: Funders Push Harder on Open Access
Seth Denbo | Mar 11, 2019
Plan S is pushing academic journal publishing to an open access model. But is that good for all scholarship?
See No Evil: Can Archives Prevent Offense? Should They?
Ann McGrath | Mar 4, 2019
An Australian archive removed “Aboriginal” from its records to avoid offense. What are we to make of this erasure?
Grant of the Week: 2019 Ristow Prize
Zoë Jackson | Mar 14, 2019
The Washington Map Society is accepting submissions for the Ristow Prize until June 1.
AHA Member Spotlight: Robin Kietlinski
Matthew Keough | Mar 13, 2019
Robin Kietlinski is an associate professor of history at LaGuardia Community College of the City University of New York.
2019 AHA Nominations
Compiled by Liz Townsend | Mar 8, 2019
The Nominating Committee offers the following candidates for offices of the AHA.
Talk to Historians
James Grossman | Mar 7, 2019
You can bewail decline from the sidelines. But it’s best to get informed.
Shaping the Future of the History Survey
Patrick Leech | Mar 5, 2019
Two distinct forces—one pedagogical, the other administrative—are shaping the teaching of introductory courses.