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  • Sine Pari

    Troy J. Sacquety and Jared M. Tracy | Dec 9, 2021

    A different take on being a military historian.
  • Sylvia R. Frey (1935–2021)

    Emily Clark | Nov 30, 2021

    Sylvia R. Frey, historian of the American Revolution and the Black Atlantic and professor emerita at Tulane University, died on...
  • Gary B. Nash (1933–2021)

    Robin D. G. Kelley and Carla Gardina Pestana | Nov 30, 2021

    Gary B. Nash, historian of early America and of race in the United States, has died.
  • Roy Vernon Scott (1927–2021)

    E. Stanly Godbold Jr. | Nov 30, 2021

    Roy Vernon Scott, William L. Giles Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus at Mississippi State University, died on August 24, 2021, at age 93.
  • When the Birds Go Silent

    Manuel Martinez Alvarenga, Marlena Boswell, Isti Bhattacharya, Miguel Cruz-Díaz, Justin Hawkins, Brian Quinn, and Thomas Stephens | Nov 24, 2021

    The latest issue of the AHR features articles on environmental history, African history, and digital history, among other topics.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Lisa M. Fine

    Matthew Keough | Nov 19, 2021

    Lisa M. Fine is chair and professor of history at Michigan State University. She lives in East Lansing, Michigan, and...
  • Graham A. Cosmas (1938–2021)

    Edgar F. Raines Jr. | Oct 28, 2021

    Graham A. Cosmas passed away on March 18, 2021.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Donna Rae Devlin

    Matthew Keough | Oct 22, 2021

    Donna Rae Devlin is a PhD candidate at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
  • Disastrous Displacements

    Marguerite Nguyen | Oct 21, 2021

    From North Vietnam to South Vietnam to Louisiana, Vietnamese in New Orleans have been faced with repeated displacements—which continued due to environmental disasters.
  • Charles Capper (1944–2021)

    David A. Hollinger | Sep 30, 2021

    Charles Capper died on July 1, 2021, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the first day of his retirement as professor of history at Boston University.

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