Asian American and Pacific Islander History

  • Judy Yung (1946–2020)

    In Memoriam

    Madeline Y. Hsu | Mar 31, 2021

    Judy Yung, social historian of Chinese Americans, died on December 14, 2020.
  • Records Retention

    AHA Activities, News

    Sarah Jones Weicksel | Mar 23, 2021

    A 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

    Perspectives Daily

    Matthew Keough | Dec 4, 2020

    Stephanie Fajardo is a postdoctoral fellow at the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, University of Michigan. She lives in Ann...
  • Precedents for a Pandemic

    Perspectives Daily

    Seth Archer | May 26, 2020

    Epidemics have reshaped Native societies and cultures over the last five centuries.

Most Recent

  • AHA Member Spotlight: Madeline Hsu

    Matthew Keough | Jun 18, 2019

    Madeline 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, 2019

    Barbara M. Posadas is CLAS Distinguished Professor of History emerita at Northern Illinois University.
  • Second-Class Citizens?

    Kritika Agarwal | Jul 23, 2018

    Stripping naturalized immigrants of their citizenship wasn’t Trump’s idea.
  • The Rise and Fall of DC’s Chinatown

    Shaobin Zheng | Dec 29, 2017

    Even though only 300 Chinese Americans remain in DC's Chinatown, the neighborhood attests to the community's vibrant history in the city, writes Shaobin Zheng.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Naoko Wake

    Matthew Keough | Aug 1, 2017

    Naoko Wake is an associate professor of American history at Michigan State University. She lives in East Lansing, Michigan, and...

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