American Historical Review
Why Ruling Classes Fail
Alex Lichtenstein | May 8, 2019The issue includes an “AHR Exchange” on the ruling elite, three research articles, and contributions to the new “History Unclassified” section.
Dealing with a Fragile Past
Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 10, 2019Two essays consider the problem of losing the past, either through accidental destruction or through censorship.
Alex Lichtenstein | Feb 11, 2019A series of essays explores strategies used by indigenous and colonized peoples from across the world to make sovereignty claims.
History over the Generations
Alex Lichtenstein | Dec 3, 2018A cluster of essays offers perspectives on topics as diverse as queer history, Palestinian history, and generational change.
New Face at the American Historical Review
AHA Staff | Dec 3, 2018The son of a typesetter, Nathan Draluck brings a blue-collar sensibility to the job of editing.
Anti-Semitism in Historical Perspective
Alex Lichtenstein | Oct 1, 2018Eight essays in a Roundtable tackle the history and historical study of Judeophobia.
Breaking the Rules
Alex Lichtenstein | May 1, 2018The June issue of the American Historical Review features 13 very short essays on 1968.
Nations and Empires
Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 2, 2018The April issue of the American Historical Review revives the long-discontinued practice of reviewing films of potential interest to historians.
AHA Council Announces Changes to the American Historical Review
Seth Denbo | Mar 9, 2018In January, the AHA Council voted to change important features of the management and editorial structure of the American Historical Review.
Gender and Work
Alex Lichtenstein | Feb 16, 2018The February issue of the American Historical Review features a forum on "Gendered Bodies, Mediated Lives: New Directions in Women's History."