New Year, Fresh Look
Mark Philip Bradley, Manuel Martinez Alvarenga, Marlena Boswell, Isti Bhattacharya, Miguel Cruz-Díaz, Justin Hawkins, Brian Quinn, and Thomas Stephens | Feb 23, 2022The latest issue of the journal has been completely redesigned and introduces the AHR History Lab.
Everything Has a History
Gillian Frank | Nov 29, 2021Pulp novels of the mid-20th century were titillating and salacious—but this book appeared as abortion became more accepted among Americans.
AHA Member Spotlight: Sarah E. Gardner
Matthew Keough | Aug 28, 2018Sarah E. Gardner is distinguished professor of history at Mercer University.
The Story of the Multigraph Collective
Allison Miller | May 1, 2018The Multigraph Collective, a group of 22 scholars, is behind Interacting with Print, a new book about print culture and...
Race, Print, and Digital Humanities
Amy E. Earhart and Maura Ives | Jan 22, 2018Amy Earhart and Maura Ives taught students to apply the methods of book history-enumerative bibliography and scholarly editing-to the African American literary corpus.
Book History: A Perspectives Quick Study
Stephanie Kingsley | Oct 17, 2016A map of Europe spreads across the computer screen . . . green land, blue ocean, lightly emphasized ...
David Spear | Oct 17, 2016Once there was a history book series that was so successful, it lured an entire generation of young ...
Textual Studies and Book History at the AHA Annual Meeting
Stephanie Kingsley | Jan 5, 2016Historians often rely on the written record to reconstruct the past. Documents, printed books, and other artifacts all provide historians...
The Practice of Book History: Between and Beyond Disciplines
Stephanie Kingsley | Jan 3, 2015It has been about eight months since I finished my master’s thesis—a book history and critical edition of James Fenimore Cooper’s...