Is History History?
James H. Sweet | Aug 17, 2022When historians concede to discuss the past with the terms of the present, they abandon the skill set that makes them historians.
AHA Member Spotlight: Norman Etherington
Matthew Keough | Jun 22, 2022Norman Etherington is an emeritus professor at the University of Western Australia. He lives in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, and...
Empires, Families, and Engaged History
Mark Philip Bradley | Apr 28, 2022Questions of empire, race, family, and knowledge production weave throughout the articles in the latest AHR issue.
AHA Member Spotlight: Donna A. Patterson
Matthew Keough | Apr 22, 2022Donna A. Patterson is a professor and chair of the Department of History, Political Science, and Philosophy at Delaware State...
Finding Our Roots?
James H. Sweet | Mar 22, 2022DNA tests have become popular tools to rediscover lost ties to the past, but the links they forge do not...
New Year, Fresh Look
Mark Philip Bradley, Manuel Martinez Alvarenga, Marlena Boswell, Isti Bhattacharya, Miguel Cruz-Díaz, Justin Hawkins, Brian Quinn, and Thomas Stephens | Feb 23, 2022The latest issue of the journal has been completely redesigned and introduces the AHR History Lab.
Grant of the Week: SHEAR DEI Research Fellowship
Alana Venable | Jan 28, 2022The Society for Historians of the Early American Republic is now accepting applications for the 2022–23 Fellowship program.
Teacher, Mentor, Coach
Laura Ansley | Dec 14, 2021James H. Sweet, the AHA’s 138th president, shares his goals for his presidential term and reflects how his mentor Colin Palmer shaped his career.
When the Birds Go Silent
Manuel Martinez Alvarenga, Marlena Boswell, Isti Bhattacharya, Miguel Cruz-Díaz, Justin Hawkins, Brian Quinn, and Thomas Stephens | Nov 24, 2021The latest issue of the AHR features articles on environmental history, African history, and digital history, among other topics.
Family and History Mix during a Fulbright Year
Naaborko Sackeyfio-Lenoch | Sep 16, 2021A Fulbright year in Ghana enabled one historian to balance her research life with her family life, living and learning...