Sonya Orleans Rose (1935–2020)
Allison Abra | Apr 28, 2021Sonya Orleans Rose, distinguished historian of modern Britain and the British Empire, passed away at her home in Sarasota, Florida, on October 15, 2020.
Mack Walker (1929–2021)
Anthony LaVopa and Tanya Kevorkian | Apr 28, 2021Mack Walker, one of the most distinguished German historians in the postwar era, died of complications from COVID-19 on February 10, 2021.
AHA Member Spotlight: Natsuko Matsumori
Matthew Keough | Apr 23, 2021Natsuko Matsumori is an associate professor of history of political thought at the University of Shizuoka. She lives in Kyoto...
Wrapping It Up
Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 22, 2021The June issue of the American Historical Review features three History Unclassified essays, seven articles, and a cluster of reviews...
A Tale of Two Catholic Presidents
Francine Uenuma | Apr 2, 2021Whereas JFK faced voters skeptical of him for merely being Catholic, Joe Biden must confront concerns about what kind of Catholic he is.
Terrence M. Cole (1953–2020)
Mary F. Ehrlander | Mar 31, 2021Terrence Cole, professor emeritus of history and Arctic and northern studies at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, died on December...
Paul W. Schroeder (1927–2020)
Katherine Aaslestad | Mar 31, 2021Paul W. Schroeder, professor emeritus of European history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, passed away on December 6, 2020.
AHA Member Spotlight: Yan Xu
Matthew Keough | Mar 19, 2021Yan Xu is an associate professor of history and chair at Spelman College. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia, and has been a member since 2012.
Paul S. Seaver (1932–2020)
David Como | Feb 26, 2021Paul Seaver, professor emeritus of early modern British history at Stanford University, died on August 2, 2020.