Edwin J. Perkins (1939–2018)
Bill Friedricks, Bob Harrison, James Kraft, Karen Ward Mahar, and Nancy C. Unger | Jan 11, 2019Edwin J. Perkins, professor emeritus at USC, died unexpectedly on October 20, 2018, at the age of 79.
Matthew Gabriele | Jan 2, 2019What connects white supremacist nostalgia for the Middle Ages and for the American Civil War?
AHA Member Spotlight: Thomas A. Foster
Matthew Keough | Dec 28, 2018Thomas A. Foster is a professor of history and associate dean for faculty affairs in the College of Arts and Sciences at Howard University.
Midwestern History Is on the Map
Kritika Agarwal | Dec 3, 2018Enough jokes about flyover country. The Midwest has always been complex.
Jesse Lemisch (1936–2018)
Ellen C. DuBois and Ann D. Gordon | Dec 3, 2018Jesse Lemisch died in New York City on August 25, 2018.
Grant of the Week: Larry J. Hackman Research Residency Travel Grant
Zoë Jackson | Nov 8, 2018The New York State Archives is accepting applications for the Larry J. Hackman Research Residency Program until January 15.
Jan Ellen Lewis (1949–2018)
Ann Fabian and Beryl Satter | Nov 1, 2018Jan Ellen Lewis passed away on August 28, 2018.
Samuel T. McSeveney (1930–2017)
Paul K. Conkin | Nov 1, 2018Samuel T. McSeveney, professor of history emeritus at Vanderbilt University, died on August 5, 2017.
AHA Member Spotlight: Matthew Costello
Matthew Keough | Oct 30, 2018Matthew Costello is senior historian at the White House Historical Association.
Rebecca A.R. Edwards | Oct 24, 2018The truth about a deaf player’s contribution to the national pastime has been too long and too unfairly denied.