The Business of Applied History: What Brand Historians Do
Caroline Morris and Jack Fiorini | Apr 8, 2021
The transition from academic to brand historian offered several intellectual and professional benefits to two historians at Heritage Werks.
Making the Best of the Worst-Case Scenario: How One Museum Navigated COVID-19
Jake Wynn | Apr 7, 2021
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine managed to close, reopen, close again, and build new digital offerings that expanded its audience.
Townhouse Notes: We’re Not Going Anywhere
From the Editor
Ashley E. Bowen | Apr 6, 2021
Editor Ashley E. Bowen reflects on her first year with Perspectives and the summer ahead.
A Tale of Two Catholic Presidents: John F. Kennedy and Joe Biden’s Faith in Historical Context
Francine Uenuma | Apr 2, 2021
Whereas JFK faced voters skeptical of him for merely being Catholic, Joe Biden must confront concerns about what kind of Catholic he is.
Grant of the Week: The HistoryMakers Innovations in Pedagogy & Teaching Fellowships
Karen Lou | Apr 12, 2021
The HistoryMakers is is now accepting applications for its 2021 Innovations in Pedagogy & Teaching Fellowships.
AHA Member Spotlight: Warwick Anderson
Matthew Keough | Apr 9, 2021
Warwick Anderson is a professor at the University of Sydney. He lives in Sydney, NSW, Australia, and has been a member since 1998.
Grant of the Week: Jaipreet Virdi 2021 Fellowship for Disability Studies
Karen Lou | Apr 5, 2021
The Medical Heritage Library, Inc. (MHL) is is now accepting applications for its 2021 Jaipreet Virdi 2021 Fellowship for Disability Studies.
Meeting Need, Collecting Need
Amanda B. Moniz | Apr 1, 2021
The National Museum of American History's curator of the history of philanthropy reflects on her efforts to document food insecurity during the COVID pandemic.
Overview and Updates
AHA Staff | Mar 31, 2021
Virtual AHA is a series of online opportunities to bring together communities of historians, build professional relationships, discuss scholarship, and engage in professional and career development.