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  • Diversity Demands Struggle

    David A. Varel | Jan 26, 2021

    Lawrence Reddick, an important figure in Black history during the mid-20th century, fought to center the work and perspectives of Black historians.
  • Grant of the Week: NHPRC-Mellon Start-Up Grants for Collaborative Digital Editions

    Karen Lou | Jan 25, 2021

    The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), with funding provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is noe accepting...
  • Why is Charles Curtis’s Legacy So Complicated?

    Kiara M. Vigil | Jan 19, 2021

    Charles Curtis, a member of the Kaw Nation and the first person of color to serve as vice president, is...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Keisha A. Brown

    Matthew Keough | Jan 15, 2021

    Keisha A. Brown is an assistant professor at Tennessee State University. She lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and has been a member since 2014.
  • The Story Doesn’t Fit in a Grid

    Scott Fralin and Jessica Taylor | Jan 14, 2021

    "Pivoting to digital" during COVID-19 was one of the most fraught and trying experiences for the organizers of The Land...
  • Remote Reflections

    Quincy T. Mills | Jan 5, 2021

    Managing an ambitious research agenda while managing his children's Zoomschooling required Quincy Mills to embrace working alongside them.
  • Ellis W. Hawley (1929–2020)

    Shelton Stromquist | Dec 23, 2020

    Ellis Hawley, a much-admired historian of the 20th-century United States, died on September 15, 2020.
  • Norman Rockwell Meets Peyton Place

    Ashley E. Bowen | Dec 17, 2020

    Jacqueline Jones, the AHA's 137th president, shares her goals for her presidential term and reflects on how her hometown shaped...
  • Working with Death

    Ruth Lawlor | Dec 15, 2020

    For historians studying violence, the archive they confront is one of intense feeling and, often, trauma preserved and rearticulated in the present.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Emil Kerenji

    Matthew Keough | Dec 11, 2020

    Emil Kerenji is an applied research scholar at Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, United States...

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