AHA Member Spotlight: Jeffrey Ahlman
Matthew Keough | Feb 27, 2020Jeffrey 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, 2019Roy 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, 2019Irrigating the arid countryside sounded good to British authorities in Kenya. What went wrong?
Meet the 2019 Perspectives Daily Summer Columnists
Allison Miller | May 29, 2019Follow 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, 2019Joseph 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, 2019Jan Vansina, one of the world’s foremost historians of Africa, died peacefully in Madison, Wisconsin, on February 8, 2017.
Mustafah Dhada | Jan 9, 2019A 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, 2018Ofosuwa Abiola is an assistant professor at Howard University.
Grant of the Week: Faculty Development Seminar on West Africa
Zoë Jackson | Sep 26, 2018Faculty 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, 2018The NHC's Teaching Decolonization Resource Collection provides materials for teachers to create a comprehensive unit on women and the Algerian War of Independence.