Asian American and Pacific Islander History
Grant of the Week: SHEAR DEI Research Fellowship
Alana Venable | Jan 28, 2022The Society for Historians of the Early American Republic is now accepting applications for the 2022–23 Fellowship program.
Marguerite Nguyen | Oct 21, 2021From North Vietnam to South Vietnam to Louisiana, Vietnamese in New Orleans have been faced with repeated displacements—which continued due to environmental disasters.
A Farewell to the Model Minority Myth
Current Events in Historical Context, Perspectives Daily
Shuko Tamao | May 6, 2021In the wake of recent violence, historian Shuko Tamao reflects on how racism against Asian American and Pacific Islanders impacts students and faculty in academia.
Statement on Violence against Asians and Asian Americans
From the Association
AHA Staff | Apr 28, 2021On March 22, 2021, the AHA Council approved this statement.
Judy Yung (1946–2020)
Madeline Y. Hsu | Mar 31, 2021Judy Yung, social historian of Chinese Americans, died on December 14, 2020.
Sarah Jones Weicksel | Mar 23, 2021A lawsuit to prevent the sale of the National Archives at Seattle facility uncovered the many ways the community engages with their collections.
AHA Member Spotlight: Stephanie Fajardo
Matthew Keough | Dec 4, 2020Stephanie Fajardo is a postdoctoral fellow at the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, University of Michigan. She lives in Ann...
Precedents for a Pandemic
Seth Archer | May 26, 2020Epidemics have reshaped Native societies and cultures over the last five centuries.
AHA Member Spotlight: Madeline Hsu
Matthew Keough | Jun 18, 2019Madeline Hsu is a professor of history and Asian American studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She lives...