Asian American and Pacific Islander History
A Farewell to the Model Minority Myth
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.
AHA Activities, News
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...
AHA Member Spotlight: Barbara M. Posadas
Matthew Keough | May 1, 2019Barbara M. Posadas is CLAS Distinguished Professor of History emerita at Northern Illinois University.
Kritika Agarwal | Jul 23, 2018Stripping naturalized immigrants of their citizenship wasn’t Trump’s idea.