Disastrous Displacements: Vietnamese Americans in New Orleans East
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.
Abstract of the Presidential Address at the 2022 Annual Meeting: “Historians and Their Publics, Then and Now”
Jacqueline Jones | Oct 20, 2021
The presidential address will take place on Friday, January 7, 2022, at the 2022 AHA annual meeting.
#HATM: Historians at the Movies Builds a Community, One Film at a Time
Alexandra F. Levy | Oct 19, 2021
Historians at the Movies, a social media watch party, has connected historians every Sunday night since 2018.
American Historical Association Announces 2021 Prize Winners
AHA Activities, Perspectives Daily
Rebecca L. West | Oct 18, 2021
The American Historical Association is pleased to announce the winners of its 2021 prizes.
AHA Member Spotlight: Donna Rae Devlin
Matthew Keough | Oct 22, 2021
Donna Rae Devlin is a PhD candidate at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Grant of the Week: Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem Program in the History of Migration at GHI PRO
Alana Venable | Oct 15, 2021
The German Historical Institute invites applications for a Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem Program in the History of Migration.
Teach Your Family
Rachel Mesch, Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall, and Annette Joseph-Gabriel | Oct 14, 2021
A pandemic-inspired twist on class presentations, Teach Your Family asks students to think not only about conveying information but also about the different means by which to do so.
Playing with the Past
Patrick Rael | Oct 13, 2021
Board games encourage history students to imagine changing historical outcomes and discuss counterfactuality and contingency, while covering the entire range of Bloom's taxonomy of learning.
Common Schooling and the Common Good
Jacqueline Jones | Oct 12, 2021
Public schools are an essential part of American society, with a long history.