AHA Member Spotlight: Rama Mantena
Matthew Keough | Feb 19, 2021Rama Mantena is an associate chair in the Department of History and an associate professor of history and global Asian...
Is There Life in Outer Space?
Dana Burton | Feb 18, 2021In the 1970s, NASA explored how to handle the discovery of life in outer space.
Jeffrey Mathias | Feb 17, 2021One year into the pandemic, what can we learn from mid-20th-century isolation studies?
As Many Voices As Possible
Laura Ansley | Feb 11, 2021In Four Hundred Souls, Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain rallied 90 Black writers to build a sweeping, community history of African America.
Grant of the Week: Summerlee Book Prize
Karen Lou | Feb 8, 2021The Center for History and Culture of Southeast Texas and the Upper Gulf Coast at Lamar University is now accepting applications for its Summerlee Book Prize.
AHA Member Spotlight: Nicholas Ostrum
Matthew Keough | Feb 5, 2021Nicholas Ostrum is an adjunct instructor at the University of New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, and Clark State Community...
Tiana Wilson | Feb 2, 2021History graduate students working on dissertations during a pandemic must prioritize flexibility, creativity, and collectivity.
Grant of the Week: Antiquities Endowment Fund (AEF) Grants
Karen Lou | Feb 1, 2021The American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE) is now accepting applications for its Antiquities Endowment Fund (AEF) Grants.
Jeffrey Cox (1947–2020)
Linda K. Kerber, Shelton Stromquist, and Katherine H. Tachau | Jan 29, 2021Jeffrey Cox, a historian of Britain and religion, died on February 9, 2020.
Frank A. Kafker (1931–2020)
Dennis A. Trinkle | Jan 29, 2021Frank A. Kafker died in Dedham, Massachusetts, on April 1, 2020, from complications associated with Parkinson's disease.