It’s Always Time for a Cheeky Nando’s
Trishula Patel | Sep 19, 2023A South American pepper brought by Portuguese colonizers to Africa has become the basis of a global South African brand.
Teaching and Pedagogy
Mark Philip Bradley | Sep 18, 2023The AHR looks at pedagogy, Indigenous histories, revolution, the Cold War, the role of AI in historical practice, and more.
Macanese Galinha à Africana
Isaac Boqiao Yan | Jul 12, 2023In modern Macao, chicken, bird’s eye chilis, and peanut butter provide a rare taste of memory across Portugal’s colonies in Africa and Asia.
Grant of the Week: MESA Global Academy Fellowships
Lizzy Meggyesy | Apr 7, 2023The MESA Global Academy offers competitive fellowships to Middle East Studies scholars in the humanities and social sciences from the Middle...
Robert L. Tignor (1932–2022)
Heather J. Sharkey | Feb 28, 2023A pathbreaking historian of modern Africa, the Middle East, and the world, and beloved mentor to generations of students, Robert...
Trading on Justice
Mark Philip Bradley | Feb 22, 2023The latest AHR issue includes slavery and reparations, histories of the 19th century, and new approaches to transnational history.
Africa's Deep History Goes to Philadelphia
Akin Ogundiran | Dec 1, 2022Do you want to update your syllabus on early African history? Are you interested in learning about n...
Art as Historical Method
Mark Philip Bradley | Oct 11, 2022Identity, colonial legacies, and recovering knowledge are all showcased in the latest issue of the AHR.
Louis E. Wilson (1939–2022)
Daniel Horowitz | Sep 30, 2022Louis E. Wilson, historian of Africa and African Americans, died on July 10, 2022.