Women, Gender, Sexuality
Norman Rockwell Meets Peyton Place
Ashley E. Bowen | Dec 17, 2020Jacqueline Jones, the AHA's 137th president, shares her goals for her presidential term and reflects on how her hometown shaped...
Working with Death
Ruth Lawlor | Dec 15, 2020For historians studying violence, the archive they confront is one of intense feeling and, often, trauma preserved and rearticulated in the present.
Clerks Wearing Masks
E. Thomas Ewing and Jeffrey S. Reznick | Dec 9, 2020Analyzing data and photographs from the 1918 influenza epidemic increased students' historical empathy and improved their ability to think historically about COVID-19.
AHA Member Spotlight: Stephanie Fajardo
Matthew Keough | Dec 4, 2020Stephanie Fajardo is a postdoctoral fellow at the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, University of Michigan. She lives in Ann...
Women Historians in Academia
Patricia Albjerg Graham | Nov 13, 2020Fifty years after the 1970 Rose Report, Patricia Albjerg Graham reflects on the need for the Committee on the Status...
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.
Elisabeth Berry Drago | Oct 28, 2020A set of colorful porcelain paints reveals a gendered history of artistic production.
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.
Setting the Lost Cause on Fire
Karen L. Cox | Aug 6, 2020Protesters burned the United Daughters of the Confederacy's headquarters in Richmond, Virginia, because it functions as a monument to white supremacy and the Lost Cause.