Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
Gateway to Change
From the Executive Director
James Grossman and Andrew K. Koch | Mar 23, 2022With History Gateways, the AHA and the Gardner Institute's achievements went beyond what each could have done alone.
Exploring Systemic Racism and the AHA
Angela D. Dillard and Katherine L. French | Nov 23, 2021During a client-based research seminar, graduate students researched the history of the AHA's leadership, annual meetings, and legitimation of scholarship.
From the Editor
Ashley E. Bowen and Olivia Ricche | Sep 7, 2021The Perspectives author pool is slightly more diverse than the AHA's membership, but content skews to covering the United States, current events, and public history.
A Farewell to the Model Minority Myth
Current Events in Historical Context, Perspectives Daily
Shuko Tamao | May 6, 2021In the wake of recent violence, historian Shuko Tamao reflects on how racism against Asian American and Pacific Islanders impacts students and faculty in academia.
Feeling Like an Interloper, But Claiming Space Anyway
Trishula Patel | Mar 4, 2021Minority graduate students in history programs often find themselves to be the "only one in the room."
Diversity Demands Struggle
David A. Varel | Jan 26, 2021Lawrence Reddick, an important figure in Black history during the mid-20th century, fought to center the work and perspectives of Black historians.
The Value of Representation
Sarah Fenton | Nov 16, 2020The AHA has completed a grant-funded project to investigate how to better serve historians at Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
Women Historians in Academia
Patricia Albjerg Graham | Nov 13, 2020Fifty years after the 1970 Rose Report, Patricia Albjerg Graham reflects on the need for the Committee on the Status...
Ashley E. Bowen | Sep 8, 2020Perspectives is making a new effort to represent the diversity of the historical discipline.