How to Put a Face on History: Using Photoshop to Connect with the Distant Past
Elya Jun Zhang | Nov 20, 2019
I wanted students to relate personally to the people of premodern China.
Sparking Joy at the Annual Meeting: Our Common Identity as Teachers Will Build Us Up
Annual Meeting, From the President
John R. McNeill and Laura McEnaney | Nov 21, 2019
If the AHA no longer sponsors interviews, it needs to promote teaching.
Secrecy Prevails as Declassification Slows: Legally Required to Release Documents, a Committee Signals Frustration
Allison Miller | Nov 19, 2019
A stinging new report details problems and potential solutions in getting the history of US foreign relations to the public.
Townhouse Notes: History Has a Race Problem, and It’s Existential
From the Editor
Allison Miller | Nov 12, 2019
Historians in higher education can't afford to lose anyone's interest. But how hard are we working to expand our appeal?
Grant of the Week: University of Rochester Humanities Center Fellowships
Karen Lou | Nov 18, 2019
The University of Rochester Humanities Center is now accepting applications for its 2020-2021 fellowships.
Laura Ansley | Nov 15, 2019
We promise, the trailers don't have all the best parts.
Using Digital History in the Classroom: Three Simple Principles
John Rosinbum | Nov 14, 2019
New to digital history? These three steps may help you incorporate #DigHist into your classroom.
Learning from Afghanistan’s Independence
Faiz Ahmed | Nov 13, 2019
A country without a legal history? Think again.
Devon Reich | Nov 8, 2019
In letters and amicus briefs, the AHA promoted academic freedom and historical knowledge in September and October.