Grant of the Week: 2018 Snell Prize in European History
Zoë Jackson | Jul 11, 2018The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association is accepting submissions for the 2018 Snell Prize in European History until August 1.
AHA Member Spotlight: Sean Farrell
Matthew Keough | Jun 19, 2018Sean Farrell is associate professor of history at Northern Illinois University.
Demolishing “Participatory Dictatorship”
AHA Today, From the National History Center
Andrew Demshuk | May 21, 2018The destruction of Leipzig's University Church in 1968 revealed the insincerity of the German Democratic Republic's rhetoric of "people's democracy," writes Andrew Demshuk.
Phyllis B. Roberts (1932–2018)
Beverly Mayne Kienzle and Anne T. Thayer | May 1, 2018Medieval Historian; AHA 50-Year MemberPhyllis Barzillay Roberts, a groundbreaking scholar in medieval sermon studies, died on January 14, 2018, in New...
History Is Relevant Everywhere
Antia Wiersma | Apr 19, 2018On the one day between the first European winter storm of the year and a North American snow blizzar...
Advocacy Briefs: AHA Condemns Polish Law Criminalizing Public Discussion of Polish Complicity in Nazi War Crimes
AHA Staff | Apr 2, 2018On February 9, 2018, the American Historical Association issued the following statement condemning a...
Marvin L. Edwards (1915–2016)
Jill Wharton | Apr 2, 2018Marvin L. Edwards, professor emeritus at Clarkson University, passed away on January 31, 2016.
On "In England's Dreaming"
Richard Harris | Mar 9, 2018To the editor:I never thought I would leap to the defense of The Crown—in both meanings of the phras...
Encouraging Nuance in Holocaust History
Guest Blogger | Feb 26, 2018By Rebecca ErbeldingThe story of the Holocaust is generally told with a great deal of certitude. Bey...