African American History
AHA Member Spotlight: Keisha A. Brown
Matthew Keough | Jan 15, 2021Keisha A. Brown is an assistant professor at Tennessee State University. She lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and has been a member since 2014.
Norman Rockwell Meets Peyton Place
Ashley E. Bowen | Dec 17, 2020Jacqueline Jones, the AHA's 137th president, shares her goals for her presidential term and reflects on how her hometown shaped...
Grant of the Week: William L. Clements Library Fellowships
Karen Lou | Dec 7, 2020The William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan is now accepting applications for its research fellowships.
Narratives and Counternarratives
Allison Robinson | Dec 3, 2020Allison Robinson designed a project to help develop students' digital history skills.
Miriam E. Jiménez Román (1951–2020)
Will Guzmán | Nov 30, 2020Miriam Esther Jiménez Román, professor, editor, archivist, curator, social theorist, author, and activist, died of cancer at age 69 on...
AHA Member Spotlight: Allison Blakely
Matthew Keough | Nov 20, 2020Allison Blakely is a professor emeritus of European and comparative history at Boston University. He lives in Silver Spring, Maryland,...
Black Internationalism, Plagues, and Toxicity
Alex Lichtenstein | Nov 12, 2020The December issue of the AHR features a pair of articles on pandemic history, a History Unclassified essay on illness...
Accuracy and Authenticity in a Digital City
Anne Sarah Rubin | Oct 7, 2020Building a digital world raises questions about privileging the accuracy of small details at the expense of portraying larger historical themes.
Building Archives, Training Scholars
Allison Robinson | Sep 3, 2020Working with two digital history projects during her MA studies taught Allison Robinson the value of digital work.