Statement on Department Closures and Faculty Firings
August 31, 2020
On July 27, 2020, the AHA Council approved this statement.
Statement on Historical Research during COVID-19
August 31, 2020
On July 23, 2020, the AHA Council approved this statement.
Remote Reflections: Being a Graduate Teaching Assistant during the Pandemic
August 28, 2020
Graduate teaching assistants, not quite students and not yet faculty, face unique challenges during COVID-19.
Protein, Territory, Isolation: Introducing the AHA’s 2020–21 Fellowship Winners
August 27, 2020
Announcing the 2020-21 recipients of the J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History, the Fellowship in Aerospace History, and the Fellowship in the History of Space Technology.
The Japanese Bullfrog
August 26, 2020
A chance encounter with a bullfrog in Japan made Amy Stanley reflect on her relationship to her research.
Can Voting Stop Global Warming?: What Americans Need to Know about the History of Climate Change
August 25, 2020
How societies across human history have handled climate change could inspire our environmental policy today.
So Far Away from 1965: Voting Rights in the United States
August 24, 2020
The 1965 Voting Rights Act worked but its promise has never been fulfilled.
Who Is “Essential”?: US Immigration Policy in Historical Context
August 21, 2020
Immigration and refugee policies have long been used to control the changing ethno-racial composition of the United States.
Between Africa and America: Recalibrating Black Americans' Relationship to the Diaspora
August 20, 2020
Black Americans and African immigrants have influenced American policy toward the continent for centuries.
History, Front and Center
August 19, 2020
We approach an election in which not only history sits front and center; so too the values of historians.