Research

  • Is History History?

    From the Executive Director

    James H. Sweet | Aug 17, 2022

    When historians concede to discuss the past with the terms of the present, they abandon the skill set that makes them historians.
  • The Anthropocene

    Features

    Lorenzo Kamel | Aug 16, 2022

    If you find out that you are not the center of the universe, keep working at it until you are.
  • From Bath Riots to Blocking Asylum

    Perspectives Daily

    Arabella Delgado | Aug 15, 2022

    US border restrictions during COVID-19 reflect a long history of policing migrants for disease.
  • Listening to Alaska Native Elders

    Features

    Holly Miowak Guise | Aug 11, 2022

    Through oral and digital history projects, Holly Miowak Guise works to bring her Alaska Native people into the US history narrative.

Most Recent

  • “Two Separate Societies, Divided by Color”

    Trishula Patel | Aug 9, 2022

    The diverse casting of the Netflix series Bridgerton raises questions about a fictional version of the past without colonialism.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Janice A. Brockley

    Matthew Keough | Aug 4, 2022

    Janice A. Brockley is an associate professor at Jackson State University. She lives in Jackson, Mississippi, and has been a member since 2002.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Lorraine Daston

    Matthew Keough | Jul 21, 2022

    Lorraine Daston is a historian of science and director emerita at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science,...
  • Still Locked Out

    E. M. Rose | Jul 19, 2022

    There are still few avenues for scholars without a permanent position to access necessary materials over the summer.
  • Archival Structures

    Fernando Amador II | Jul 14, 2022

    To write a dissertation from scratch, you must first construct an archive.
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