Is History History?
From the Executive Director
James H. Sweet | Aug 17, 2022When historians concede to discuss the past with the terms of the present, they abandon the skill set that makes them historians.
Lorenzo Kamel | Aug 16, 2022If 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
Arabella Delgado | Aug 15, 2022US border restrictions during COVID-19 reflect a long history of policing migrants for disease.
Listening to Alaska Native Elders
Holly Miowak Guise | Aug 11, 2022Through oral and digital history projects, Holly Miowak Guise works to bring her Alaska Native people into the US history narrative.
“Two Separate Societies, Divided by Color”
Trishula Patel | Aug 9, 2022The 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, 2022Janice 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, 2022Lorraine 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, 2022There are still few avenues for scholars without a permanent position to access necessary materials over the summer.
Fernando Amador II | Jul 14, 2022To write a dissertation from scratch, you must first construct an archive.