History Podcasting Laid Bare
Laura Ansley | Apr 14, 2021How three historians worked with major outlets in the podcasting world to bring the salacious history of the Chippendales male...
AHA Member Spotlight: Warwick Anderson
Matthew Keough | Apr 9, 2021Warwick Anderson is a professor at the University of Sydney. He lives in Sydney, NSW, Australia, and has been a member since 1998.
Making the Best of the Worst-Case Scenario
Jake Wynn | Apr 7, 2021The National Museum of Civil War Medicine managed to close, reopen, close again, and build new digital offerings that expanded its audience.
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.
Meeting Need, Collecting Need
Amanda B. Moniz | Apr 1, 2021The National Museum of American History's curator of the history of philanthropy reflects on her efforts to document food insecurity during the COVID pandemic.
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.
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...
Judy Yung (1946–2020)
Madeline Y. Hsu | Mar 31, 2021Judy Yung, social historian of Chinese Americans, died on December 14, 2020.
A Crocodile’s Gaze
Danielle Alesi | Mar 30, 2021Crocodiles have been our gods, predators, commodities, and pests, and though they inhabited this planet long before us, our histories are intertwined.