James Z. Gao (1948–2021)
Jeffrey Herf | Dec 29, 2021James Z. Gao, professor of modern Chinese history at the University of Maryland, College Park, died on October 26, 2021, at the age of 73.
AHA Member Spotlight: Judith Vitale
Matthew Keough | Dec 10, 2021Judith Vitale is a lecturer within the Department of History at the University of Zurich.
AHA Member Spotlight: Eiko Maruko Siniawer
Matthew Keough | Nov 5, 2021Eiko Maruko Siniawer is the Class of 1955 Memorial Professor of History at Williams College.
Yü Ying-shih (1930–2021)
Shao Dongfang | Oct 28, 2021Yü Ying-shih, Gordon Wu '58 Professor of Chinese Studies emeritus and professor emeritus of East Asian studies and history at...
AHA Member Spotlight: Samuel Yamashita
Matthew Keough | Aug 27, 2021Samuel Yamashita is the Henry E. Sheffield Professor of History in the Department of History, Pomona College, in Claremont, California.
From Water and Radicalism to Archival Friendships
Mark Philip Bradley | Aug 25, 2021The September issue of the American Historical Review showcases the chronological, methodological, and spatial reach that has become a hallmark...
Nurturing the Remarkable Energy of History
Ashley E. Bowen | Aug 24, 2021Meet Mark Philip Bradley, who started a five-year term as editor of the American Historical Review in August.
Dennis Frost | Aug 23, 2021With six decades of history, Japan's Paralympic roots run far deeper than most people realize.
The Phantom Olympics
Paul Droubie | Jul 21, 2021Japan's decision to forfeit hosting the 1940 Olympic Games was the result of conflicting ideological impulses at the core of its Olympic bid.