From the President
The Historian and the Virus
Mary Lindemann | Apr 22, 2020What can historians' accumulated knowledge about epidemics do to help us understand our encounter with COVID-19?
Responsibility and Civility
Mary Lindemann | Mar 30, 2020AHA president Mary Lindemann recommends embracing two values as a professional community.
An Immodest Proposal
Mary Lindemann | Feb 24, 2020Is it time to rethink the introductory history course? AHA President Mary Lindemann has some thoughts.
Mary Lindemann | Feb 14, 2020How can we make hiring in academia a kinder process?
Mary Lindemann | Dec 31, 2019Nurturing community is a big part of what the AHA does.
John R. McNeill | Dec 5, 2019Outgoing president John R. McNeill calls on historians to speak up in times of turmoil.
Sparking Joy at the Annual Meeting
John R. McNeill and Laura McEnaney | Nov 21, 2019If the AHA no longer sponsors interviews, it needs to promote teaching.
Historians Go to the Movies
John R. McNeill | Oct 28, 2019Historians have expertise and skills to offer Hollywood-if only they'll come knocking.
AHA Interviews, Good Intentions, and Unexpected Consequences
John R. McNeill | Aug 28, 2019What will happen now that the AHA will no longer host job interviews at its annual meeting?
Jargon in History Writing Shuts Out the Public
John R. McNeill | May 20, 2019Our society needs real history more than ever. We need to invite the curious, in true democratic fashion.