Margaret Garb (1962–2018)
Iver Bernstein | Nov 25, 2019Margaret Garb, 56, professor of history and co-director of the Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis, died...
Elyse Martin | Nov 25, 2019While working on his first book,Untimely Ruins: An Archaeology of American Urban Modernity, 1819–1919 (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2009), Nick Yablon (Uni...
Secrecy Prevails as Declassification Slows
Allison Miller | Nov 19, 2019A stinging new report details problems and potential solutions in getting the history of US foreign relations to the public.
AHA Member Spotlight: Reginald K. Ellis
Matthew Keough | Nov 6, 2019Reginald K. Ellis is an associate professor of history and assistant dean for the School of Graduate Studies, Research and...
William Birney and the Abolitionist Memory Wars
Frank J. Cirillo | Nov 5, 2019The battle over abolition didn't end with the Civil War.
Grant of the Week: The Gutman Dissertation Prize
Karen Lou | Nov 4, 2019The Labor and Working-Class History Association is now accepting applications for its Herbert G. Gutman Prize for 2019.
Grant of the Week: The Dirksen Congressional Center's Congressional Research Grants
Karen Lou | Nov 1, 2019The Dirksen Congressional Center is now accepting applications for Congressional Research Grants.
Winton Udell Solberg (1922–2019)
James R. Barrett | Oct 28, 2019Professor Winton Udell Solberg of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign died on July 10, 2019.
Elizabeth Balanoff (1926–2019)
Lynn Y. Weiner | Oct 23, 2019Elizabeth "Betty" Balanoff, professor emerita of history at Roosevelt University, died after a long illness on May 28, 2019, in Chicago.