Grant of the Week: MARAC Arline Custer Memorial Award
July 1, 2021
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) is now accepting applications for its Arline Custer Memorial Award.
History Lessons on Film: Reconsidering Judas and the Black Messiah
June 30, 2021
Historians should watch films like Judas and the Black Messiah as much for their filmmaking as their history making.
AHA Member Spotlight: Bruce Bennett
June 29, 2021
Bruce Bennett is a senior lecturer at the University of Botswana. He lives in Gaborone, Botswana, and has been a member since 1992.
Remote Reflections: The Show Must Go On for Undergraduate Research
June 24, 2021
The Soviet history of the Bolshoi Ballet captivated one undergraduate who used that topic to learn essential research skills and deepen her relationship with her grandmother.
Grant of the Week: Call for Proposals to Community-Based Archives
June 23, 2021
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2021 Call for Proposals to Community-Based Archives .
A Juneteenth Dilemma: Freedom and Self-Determination
June 22, 2021
Juneteenth has a specific cultural history and intent; it cannot be generalized into a wider celebration of freedom for all people in the United States.
One Year Abroad, A Decade of Friendship and Collaboration: Fulbright in Hungary, 2009–10
June 16, 2021
When they met on a Fulbright in Hungary, Leslie Waters and Kristina E. Poznan could not have predicted where their friendship and collaboration would take them.
AHA Member Spotlight: Donald L. Fixico
June 15, 2021
Donald L. Fixico is a Regents' and Distinguished Foundation Professor of History at Arizona State University. He lives in Mesa, Arizona, and has been a member since 2002.
From Reading to Discovery: Scaffolding Student Engagement with Primary Sources
June 14, 2021
History faculty, librarians and archivists, and publishers all have a role to play in preparing students to find and analyze primary sources.
Grant of the Week: NEH/AHRC New Directions for Digital Scholarship in Cultural Institutions
June 10, 2021
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is now accepting applications for the second round of the NEH/AHRC New Directions for Digital Scholarship in Cultural Institutions.