Wrapping It Up: In the June Issue of the American Historical Review
April 22, 2021
The June issue of the American Historical Review features three History Unclassified essays, seven articles, and a cluster of reviews of short biographies of African leaders.
Letters of Recommendation and Open Records Legislation: A Conundrum
April 21, 2021
Open records laws and the rapid dissemination of information through social media can shift the landscape of peer evaluation.
Terminal Does Not Mean Dead: Why the History MA Deserves Our Attention
April 20, 2021
Historians must focus on terminal MA degree holders as part of the larger work of professional development and advocacy.
Never One Person: Writing and Advocacy at the AHA
April 19, 2021
Collaborative writing, productive disagreements, and consensus building shape the final form of AHA statements.
Vaccine Hesitancy Is a 21st-Century Phenomenon: Why Moving from “Prevention” to “Eradication” Changes the Scale of the Anti-Vaccination Problem
April 16, 2021
Since the 1940s, vaccination campaigns have been held to increasingly high, and difficult to meet, standards.
From Jazz Clubs to Barbershops and Museums: Historians Consult on Pixar’s Soul
April 15, 2021
When Pixar decided to make their first animated film with a Black lead, they turned to historians and other consultants to get it right.
History Podcasting Laid Bare: Three Historians Bring the Chippendales Dancers to Your Earbuds
April 14, 2021
How three historians worked with major outlets in the podcasting world to bring the salacious history of the Chippendales male striptease show to a popular audience.
Absence and Presence: Attending to Questions of Equity in Remote Education
April 13, 2021
Although historians have produced remarkable work while working remotely, AHA president Jacqueline Jones argues that it is dangerous to conclude that remoteness presents an enduring, viable alternative to in-person communication of all kinds.
Grant of the Week: The HistoryMakers Innovations in Pedagogy & Teaching Fellowships
April 12, 2021
The HistoryMakers is is now accepting applications for its 2021 Innovations in Pedagogy & Teaching Fellowships.
AHA Member Spotlight: Warwick Anderson
April 9, 2021
Warwick Anderson is a professor at the University of Sydney. He lives in Sydney, NSW, Australia, and has been a member since 1998.