"A Great Tradition That Was Not Ours"
Elyse Martin | Jan 22, 2020A new book on Dorothy L. Sayers and her college friends sheds light on the place of professional women in...
Grant of the Week: United States Capitol Historical Society Fellowship
Karen Lou | Dec 10, 2019The United States Capitol Historical Society is now accepting applications for its 2020-2021 Fellowship.
Elyse Martin | Nov 25, 2019While working on his first book,Untimely Ruins: An Archaeology of American Urban Modernity, 1819–1919 (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2009), Nick Yablon (Uni...
Grant of the Week: University of Rochester Humanities Center Fellowships
Karen Lou | Nov 18, 2019The University of Rochester Humanities Center is now accepting applications for its 2020-2021 fellowships.
Fashion Forward: Dress in the Age of Jane Austen
Elyse Martin | Sep 30, 2019Following the thread of historical dress in Jane Austen's archive reveals truths universally acknowledged about dress in Regency era England.
The Epic Story of 52nd Street: An Icon Underfoot at the 2020 Annual Meeting
Valerie Paley | Sep 23, 2019Before the glass office towers, swinging hard was the order of the day-and the night.
AHA Member Spotlight: Terrance L. Lewis
Matthew Keough | Sep 20, 2019Terrance L. Lewis is an associate professor at Winston-Salem State University. He lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and has been...
AHA Member Spotlight: Stephanie J. Richmond
Matthew Keough | Jul 23, 2019Stephanie J. Richmond is an associate professor of history at Norfolk State University.
The World-Class Photography of Ebony and Jet Is Priceless History. It’s Still Up for Sale.
Allison Miller | Jul 9, 2019Historians are concerned about what might happen to the legendary photo archive of the Johnson Publishing Company when it goes up for auction.