Jenny Tone-Pah-Hote (1980–2020)
Malinda Maynor Lowery | Oct 30, 2020Jenny Tone-Pah-Hote, historian of indigenous people and material culture, died on August 8, 2020.
AHA Member Spotlight: Karen Marrero
Matthew Keough | Oct 30, 2020Karen Marrero is an assistant professor at Wayne State University. She lives in Pleasant Ridge, Michigan, and has been a member since 2010.
A Threat from the East?
Leah Valtin-Erwin | Oct 29, 2020Several complex historical legacies underpin the rush to compare today's pandemic shopping experience to shortages in late communist eastern Europe.
Elisabeth Berry Drago | Oct 28, 2020A set of colorful porcelain paints reveals a gendered history of artistic production.
Alexandra F. Levy | Oct 27, 2020The State Department's Office of the Historian faced challenges on multiple fronts in 2019.
Expanding the Genre
Laura Ansley | Oct 22, 2020In You Never Forget Your First, Alexis Coe breaks away from hagiography to craft a biography of George Washington that appeals to new audiences.
“If Anybody Says Election to Me, I Want to Fight”
Jon Grinspan | Oct 19, 2020The election of 1876 can shed light on how the nation's political institutions operate during a crisis of democracy.
AHA Member Spotlight: Young Richard Kim
Matthew Keough | Oct 16, 2020Young Richard Kim is an associate professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He lives in Oak Park, Illinois,...
Soundtracks of Sisterhood
Bonnie J. Morris | Oct 14, 2020As we approach the 50-year anniversary of women's music, the archivist of Olivia Records reflects on the movement.
Ashley E. Bowen | Oct 13, 2020Should we be drawing a finer distinction between digital distribution and digital investigation in history?