The Business of Applied History
Caroline Morris and Jack Fiorini | Apr 8, 2021The transition from academic to brand historian offered several intellectual and professional benefits to two historians at Heritage Werks.
Gabriella Virginia Folsom | Mar 31, 2021As funding and resources are cut for historians across the country and world, the AHA continues to advocate for the needs of the discipline.
Phillip Reid | Mar 25, 2021One independent scholar explains how he worked through the spring and summer with the sort of make-do ethos that has been necessary throughout his career.
How Can We Help?
James Grossman | Mar 24, 2021Members of the AHA participate in a community of historians with a central purpose: advocating for one another and for our work as historians.
Sarah Jones Weicksel | Mar 23, 2021A lawsuit to prevent the sale of the National Archives at Seattle facility uncovered the many ways the community engages with their collections.
We Are Only Human
Jacqueline Jones | Mar 18, 2021After an unexpectedly emotional response to her subject, Jacqueline Jones reflected on the place of emotion in the history classroom.
Rebecca L. Davis | Mar 16, 2021When she put on her suit that morning, Rebecca L. Davis could not have predicted the questions she faced during her on-campus interview.
Tweeting to Find Community
Varsha Venkatasubramanian | Mar 10, 2021Building an online presence, especially on Twitter, is an important professional task and an opportunity to join a vibrant, generous community of historians.
2021 AHA Nominations
Compiled by Liz Townsend | Mar 9, 2021The Nominating Committee offers the following candidates for offices of the AHA.
Feeling Like an Interloper, But Claiming Space Anyway
Trishula Patel | Mar 4, 2021Minority graduate students in history programs often find themselves to be the "only one in the room."