Women, Gender, Sexuality
AHA Member Spotlight: Jacquelyn Dowd Hall
Matthew Keough | Apr 4, 2019Jacquelyn Dowd Hall is Julia Cherry Spruill Professor Emerita of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
AHA Member Spotlight: Robin Kietlinski
Matthew Keough | Mar 13, 2019Robin Kietlinski is an associate professor of history at LaGuardia Community College of the City University of New York.
Sasha Turner, Barbara Molony, and Sandra Trudgen Dawson | Mar 11, 2019The story of historians who came together in 1969 to press for greater inclusion of women in the AHA—and those who carry on their work.
Taking Stock of Gender History at AHA19
Monica L. Mercado | Jan 3, 2019At AHA19, historians will find a diverse slate of discussions that center histories of women and gender.
AHA Member Spotlight: Thomas A. Foster
Matthew Keough | Dec 28, 2018Thomas A. Foster is a professor of history and associate dean for faculty affairs in the College of Arts and Sciences at Howard University.
Townhouse Notes: Toxic Work Environments: The History of an Idea
Allison Miller | Dec 3, 2018Gender has long influenced expert thinking on workplace culture.
A Resilient Woman
Mary Beth Norton | Nov 13, 2018Mary Beth Norton’s remarkable mother never had a chance to earn a PhD but still taught classics at the university level.
Assessing Women’s History from a Personal Angle
Mary Beth Norton | Oct 25, 2018A surprising document in the AHA archives prompts a look back.
Writing the History of Sexual Assault in the Age of #MeToo
Amy Stanley | Sep 24, 2018What would happen if we just believed the women in our sources?