Access to Digital Resources
James Grossman | Apr 2, 2018Historians don’t need laboratories. For years, this truism was one way we distinguished ourselves fr...
Townhouse Notes: Writing, Copyediting, and Your First Book
Allison Miller | Dec 1, 2017A friend sent a slightly panicked text after she’d gotten her copyedited manuscript back from the un...
On Alternative Facts
Robert Blackey | Oct 1, 2017To the editor:As someone who has been active and has published in the field of history teaching and ...
Documenting Foreign Relations: Office of the Historian Releases Records on Iran, the Cold War, and More
Zoë Jackson | Oct 1, 2017In January 1977, the American Embassy in Warsaw hosted a screening of One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nes...
Peer Review at the AHR: A Conversation with Alex Lichtenstein
Seth Denbo | Sep 15, 2017Alex Lichtenstein began a four year term as the editor of the American Historical Review (AHR) last ...
When Historians Collaborate, Scholarship Benefits
Christine Saidi, Catherine Cymone Fourshey, and Rhonda M. Gonzales | Aug 14, 2017Three historians, Christine Saidi, Catherine C Fourshey, & Rhonda M Gonzales, share their experiences with collaboration & its impact on their scholarship.
From Personal to Professional: Collaborative History Blogs Go Mainstream
Sadie Bergen | Apr 1, 2017In 2012, when Jacqueline Antonovich, then a first-year graduate student at the University of Michiga...
Bound and Gagged: Thoughts on the History of the 21st Century
Tyler Stovall | Jan 9, 2017We live, we are constantly told, in an era of accelerated innovation and change. Those who make this...
Hunting and Gathering
Nancy Toff | Jan 6, 2017The Exhibit Hall is the best place on earth—and these days, often the only place—for scholars to actually peruse our...
Looking Abroad, Looking Ahead: Forging Global Ties among Historians
James Grossman | Nov 1, 2016History has long been a cosmopolitan enterprise—going back at least to Herodotus, who might (or migh...