Social History

  • Meet the 2022 Perspectives Daily Summer Columnists

    Perspectives Daily

    Laura Ansley | Jun 1, 2022

    Introducing the three graduate students who will write about archives, place, and sovereignty.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Francena Turner

    Perspectives Daily

    Matthew Keough | May 12, 2022

    Francena Turner is an adjunct lecturer of history at Fayetteville State University and a CLIR/Mellon Fellow and postdoctoral associate for...
  • Richard S. Dunn (1928–2022)

    In Memoriam

    Alison Games | Mar 31, 2022

    Richard S. Dunn died on January 24, 2022, after a COVID-19 infection.
  • Tyler Stovall (1954–2021)

    In Memoriam

    Michael G. Vann | Mar 31, 2022

    On December 10, 2021, Tyler Stovall suddenly and unexpectedly passed away in New York City.

Most Recent

  • The Charlottesville Verdict

    Victoria Saker Woeste | Feb 17, 2022

    The Unite the Right rally was a wake-up call to the resurgence of white supremacist violence in the United States,...
  • Life at a Cherrywood Table

    Peggy Liss | Jan 14, 2022

    In writing of her life, Peggy Liss has relied upon objects to organize her memoir.
  • Walter Nugent (1935–2021)

    James H. Madison | Dec 29, 2021

    Walter Nugent, a historian of wide-ranging interests and expertise, has died.
  • Eric Weitz (1953–2021)

    Jeremy Adelman | Dec 29, 2021

    Eric Weitz, a historian of Germany and global human rights, passed away on July 1, 2021.
  • Sylvia R. Frey (1935–2021)

    Emily Clark | Nov 30, 2021

    Sylvia R. Frey, historian of the American Revolution and the Black Atlantic and professor emerita at Tulane University, died on...

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