• Grant of the Week: Society for Romanian Studies Biennial Book Prize

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    Karen Lou | May 5, 2021

    The Society for Romanian Studies (SRS) is is now accepting applications for its SRS Book Prize. 
  • Sharon Gillerman (1960–2020)

    In Memoriam

    Ann Goldberg | Apr 28, 2021

    Sharon Gillerman, a scholar of modern German and Jewish history, died on November 20, 2020.
  • Sonya Orleans Rose (1935–2020)

    In Memoriam

    Allison Abra | Apr 28, 2021

    Sonya Orleans Rose, distinguished historian of modern Britain and the British Empire, passed away at her home in Sarasota, Florida, on October 15, 2020.
  • Mack Walker (1929–2021)

    In Memoriam

    Anthony LaVopa and Tanya Kevorkian | Apr 28, 2021

    Mack Walker, one of the most distinguished German historians in the postwar era, died of complications from COVID-19 on February 10, 2021.

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  • Grant of the Week: Eugen Weber Book Prize in French History

    Karen Lou | Apr 26, 2021

    The Department of History at UCLA  is is now accepting applications for its 2022 Eugen Weber Book Prize in French History. 
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Natsuko Matsumori

    Matthew Keough | Apr 23, 2021

    Natsuko Matsumori is an associate professor of history of political thought at the University of Shizuoka. She lives in Kyoto...
  • Wrapping It Up

    Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 22, 2021

    The June issue of the American Historical Review features three History Unclassified essays, seven articles, and a cluster of reviews...
  • Paul W. Schroeder (1927–2020)

    Katherine Aaslestad | Mar 31, 2021

    Paul W. Schroeder, professor emeritus of European history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, passed away on December 6, 2020.
  • Nancy Fitch (1946–2020)

    Gayle Brunelle and Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall | Feb 26, 2021

    Nancy Fitch, a specialist in French history and a pioneer in world history pedagogy and in digital history, died on November 15, 2020.

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