• AHA Member Spotlight: Jeffrey Ahlman

    Matthew Keough | Feb 27, 2020

    Jeffrey Ahlman is an associate professor at Smith College. He lives in Northampton, Massachusetts, and has been a member since 2004.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Roy Doron

    Matthew Keough | Oct 30, 2019

    Roy Doron is an associate professor at Winston-Salem State University. He lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and has been a member since 2010.
  • Water Shortages Have a History

    James Parker | Sep 26, 2019

    Irrigating the arid countryside sounded good to British authorities in Kenya. What went wrong?
  • Meet the 2019 Perspectives Daily Summer Columnists

    Allison Miller | May 29, 2019

    Follow along as three graduate students write about their scholarship, activism, and much more!
  • Joseph C. Miller (1939–2019)

    Kenda Mutongi and Martin Klein | May 20, 2019

    Joseph Calder Miller, 79, professor emeritus at the University of Virginia and former president of the American Historical Association, died...
  • Jan Vansina (1929–2017)

    Florence Bernault | Apr 15, 2019

    Jan Vansina, one of the world’s foremost historians of Africa, died peacefully in Madison, Wisconsin, on February 8, 2017.
  • Joy Riders

    Mustafah Dhada | Jan 9, 2019

    A historian traces his passion for imaginative narratives and finely tuned sports cars to a “garage” in colonial Mozambique.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Ofosuwa M. Abiola

    Matthew Keough | Dec 4, 2018

    Ofosuwa Abiola is an assistant professor at Howard University.
  • Grant of the Week: Faculty Development Seminar on West Africa

    Zoë Jackson | Sep 26, 2018

    Faculty at community colleges and minority-serving institutions can apply for a fully-funded faculty development seminar on West Africa.
  • Teaching Decolonization Resources

    Annabel LaBrecque | Jun 21, 2018

    The NHC's Teaching Decolonization Resource Collection provides materials for teachers to create a comprehensive unit on women and the Algerian War of Independence.

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