The Phantom Olympics
Paul Droubie | Jul 21, 2021Japan's decision to forfeit hosting the 1940 Olympic Games was the result of conflicting ideological impulses at the core of its Olympic bid.
Walter F. LaFeber (1933–2021)
Alison Dreizen | Jul 19, 2021Walter F. LaFeber, a scholar of US Foreign Relations, died on March 9, 2021.
Maurice Lee Jr. (1925–2020)
Alastair Bellany | Jul 19, 2021Maurice Lee Jr., a scholar of Scottish history, died on July 12, 2020.
Robert Middlekauff (1929–2021)
Richard R. Johnson | Jul 19, 2021Robert Middlekauff, a dedicated teacher and leading scholar of early American history, died peacefully on March 10, 2021, in Pleasanton,...
Hermann Wellenreuther (1941–2021)
A. G. Roeber | Jul 19, 2021Hermann Wellenreuther, emeritus professor of early modern history at the Georg-August University of Göttingen, died on April 3, 2021, from...
AHA Member Spotlight: Thomas Figueira
Matthew Keough | Jun 8, 2021Thomas Figueira is a distinguished professor of classics and of ancient history at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. He lives in...
Grant of the Week: Carrie Chapman Catt Prize for Research on Women and Politics
Karen Lou | May 27, 2021The Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Iowa State University...
AHA Member Spotlight: John R. Chávez
Matthew Keough | May 25, 2021John R. Chávez is a professor of history at Southern Methodist University. He lives in Garland, Texas, and has been a member since 2001.
AHA Member Spotlight: Brandi Townsend
Matthew Keough | May 18, 2021Brandi Townsend is an assistant teaching professor at Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. She lives in Santiago, Chile, and has been a member since 2007.