A Crocodile’s Gaze
Everything Has a History
Danielle Alesi | Mar 30, 2021Crocodiles have been our gods, predators, commodities, and pests, and though they inhabited this planet long before us, our histories are intertwined.
AHA Member Spotlight: Michael Staudenmaier
Matthew Keough | Mar 12, 2021Michael Staudenmaier is an assistant professor of history at Manchester University. He lives in Chicago, Illinois, and has been a member since 2014.
The Perpetual Newness of Black History
Ben Vinson III | Feb 26, 2021Although being new can be exciting, and can legitimately advance scholarly conversations, there are real dangers in perpetual disciplinary novelty.
Slowing It Down
Alex Lichtenstein | Feb 24, 2021The March issue of the AHR features the AHA presidential address, five full-length articles, two History Unclassified essays, reviews of video games...
Grant of the Week: NHPRC-Mellon Start-Up Grants for Collaborative Digital Editions
Karen Lou | Jan 25, 2021The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), with funding provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is noe accepting...
The Pith Helmet
Carina Ray | Sep 23, 2020Everything has a history, including the pith helmet.
Neoliberalism’s Long Legacies
Joaquín M. Chávez | Sep 22, 2020Chile and Venezuela are just two nations that may feel the effects of the 2020 US elections.
Productivity Moves with Our Bodies
Ángela Vergara | Jul 6, 2020Living through a pandemic shifted one historian's approach to both her own productivity and the women she studies.
AHA Member Spotlight: Lilia Fernández
Matthew Keough | May 14, 2020Lilia Fernández is an associate professor and the Henry Rutgers Term Chair at Rutgers University. She lives in New Brunswick,...