Big Mouth Billy Bass
Everything Has a History
Sherri Sheu | Aug 26, 2021Billy Bass might be considered mere kitsch, but dismissing this singing fish would ignore some critical linkages between culture and environment.
Dennis Frost | Aug 23, 2021With six decades of history, Japan's Paralympic roots run far deeper than most people realize.
AHA Member Spotlight: Barbara L. Tischler
Matthew Keough | Jul 27, 2021Barbara L. Tischler is a lecturer in the Black Male Initiative program at Empire State College, State University of New...
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.
AHA Member Spotlight: Mark L. Howe
Matthew Keough | Jul 20, 2021Mark L. Howe is a cultural resources specialist/historian within the United States Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission...
History Lessons on Film
Nathalie Barton | Jun 30, 2021Historians should watch films like Judas and the Black Messiah as much for their filmmaking as their history making.
Sarah Hensler | Jun 24, 2021The Soviet history of the Bolshoi Ballet captivated one undergraduate who used that topic to learn essential research skills and...
Grant of the Week: NEH/AHRC New Directions for Digital Scholarship in Cultural Institutions
Karen Lou | Jun 10, 2021The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is now accepting applications for the second round of the NEH/AHRC New Directions for Digital Scholarship in Cultural Institutions.
AHA Member Spotlight: Alison K. Smith
Matthew Keough | May 11, 2021Alison K. Smith is a professor and department chair at the University of Toronto. She lives in Toronto, Ontario, and...