AHA Member Spotlight: Jonathan Holloway
Matthew Keough | Apr 2, 2020Jonathan Holloway is provost of Northwestern University and has been named the next president of Rutgers University. He lives in...
The Reality of Joan of Arc
Lucy Barnhouse | Mar 16, 2020Centering a Hollywood History course on the medieval period makes students grapple with facts vs. misconceptions.
Perspectives on Culture
Christine Jacobson | Mar 4, 2020The new adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women shows a deep appreciation for the book's history and production.
"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, 1819–191...
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.