Africa

  • Wrapping It Up

    AHA Activities

    Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 22, 2021

    The June issue of the American Historical Review features three History Unclassified essays, seven articles, and a cluster of reviews...
  • A Crocodile’s Gaze

    Everything Has a History

    Danielle Alesi | Mar 30, 2021

    Crocodiles have been our gods, predators, commodities, and pests, and though they inhabited this planet long before us, our histories are intertwined.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Khary Pestaina

    Perspectives Daily

    Matthew Keough | Mar 5, 2021

    Khary Pestaina is a secondary school teacher and third-year PhD student within the Department of History at Florida International University....
  • Teaching South African Stories Online

    Perspectives Daily

    Jacob Ivey | Mar 2, 2021

    Well-managed digital archives provide students with a focused set of research materials that help build a foundational point of historical inquiry.

Most Recent

  • Grant of the Week: Antiquities Endowment Fund (AEF) Grants

    Karen Lou | Feb 1, 2021

    The American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE) is now accepting applications for its Antiquities Endowment Fund (AEF) Grants.
  • Miriam E. Jiménez Román (1951–2020)

    Will Guzmán | Nov 30, 2020

    Miriam Esther Jiménez Román, professor, editor, archivist, curator, social theorist, author, and activist, died of cancer at age 69 on...
  • Research-Led Digitization

    Ellen Feingold and Leigh Gardner | Oct 6, 2020

    "Money and Exchange in West Africa" used a research-led digitization process to expand access to both museum objects and academic research.
  • The Pith Helmet

    Carina Ray | Sep 23, 2020

    Everything has a history, including the pith helmet.
  • Between Africa and America

    Nemata Blyden and Jeannette Eileen Jones | Aug 20, 2020

    Black Americans and African immigrants have influenced American policy toward the continent for centuries.
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