Advocacy Briefs: Health, Safety, and Scholars at Risk
September 30, 2021
Recent AHA advocacy has focused on COVID-19 issues, curriculum legislation, and Afghanistan.
Nominations Invited for AHA Offices, Terms Beginning January 2023
September 30, 2021
Nominations for AHA offices are accepted through January 9, 2022.
September 29, 2021
The Chippendales, an all-male striptease show, were a mainstay of 1980s material culture, even appearing in a popular at-home fitness video.
The Classicists in the History Department: Do We Face a Post-Classics Future?
September 28, 2021
As many ancient historians move out of classics departments, they should celebrate the unique disciplinary and interdisciplinary strengths they bring to history departments.
Promising Signs for Humanities Funding: An Update from the National Humanities Alliance
September 27, 2021
The National Humanities Alliance reports on the Biden administration's budget, which increases the prospect for robust funding in the humanities community.
AHA Member Spotlight: Rebecca Simon
September 24, 2021
Rebecca Simon is an adjunct professor at Santa Monica College. She lives in Los Angeles, California, and has been a member since 2015.
Bowling Together: Finding Your People during Graduate School
September 23, 2021
Two graduate students write about how their friendship helped them through their PhD program.
Confronting Race and Medieval Fantasies: Teaching the Middle Ages in the Modern South
September 22, 2021
Teaching the Middle Ages in the modern southern United States requires that we help students reexamine their ideas about the past in light of scholarship and shake off antiquated ideas that reflect neither historical realities nor who we are in the 21st century.
A Year Characterized by Pivoting and Adapting: The 2020 State Department HAC Report
September 21, 2021
The 2020 HAC report documents the progress made by the Office of the Historian of the State Department during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Consistently Evolving: The Foreign Relations Series at 160
September 20, 2021
In the 160 years since a Congressional request led to the Foreign Relations of the United States series, the project’s mandate, staffing, and production has changed immensely.