Crossing the Florida Straits
Elizabeth Elliott | Apr 2, 2018In a new book about the 1980 Mariel boatlift, José Manuel García seeks to correct American and Cuban misperceptions about...
Otis L. Graham Jr. (1935–2017)
James M. Banner Jr. | Jan 1, 2018Otis L. Graham Jr., a historian of modern America, passed away on November 14, 2017
The Rise and Fall of DC’s Chinatown
Shaobin Zheng | Dec 29, 2017Even though only 300 Chinese Americans remain in DC's Chinatown, the neighborhood attests to the community's vibrant history in the city, writes Shaobin Zheng.
AHA Member Spotlight: Margaret Lynch-Brennan
Matthew Keough | Dec 27, 2017Margaret Lynch-Brennan is a current public scholar for Humanities New York
Historians Tackle the Present in Six Late-Breaking Sessions at AHA18
Kritika Agarwal | Dec 14, 2017For the first time, the 2018 AHA annual meeting includes a set of member-proposed late-breaking sessions.
Grant of the Week: 2018 George E. Pozzetta Dissertation Award
Zoe Jackson | Dec 6, 2017Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians wh...
Adam McKeown (1965–2017)
Matthew Connelly | Dec 1, 2017World HistorianAdam McKeown was born in San Francisco, but he spent his life roaming the world and h...
Travel Bans in Historical Perspective
Ibrahim Al-Marashi | Nov 1, 2017On September 24, 2017, President Trump issued a third executive order (termed “Travel Ban 3.0” in th...
Mexican Migration History in the Era of Border Walls
Julia G. Young | May 15, 2017In March 2015, I submitted the final page proofs for my book on Mexican migration to the United Stat...