African American History
Carey H. Latimore IV (1975–2022)
Lauren Turek and Anene Ejikeme | Nov 1, 2023On July 26, 2022, Carey Harvey Latimore IV passed away in San Antonio, Texas.
The Ross House Slave Quarters
Everything Has a History
Gabrielle McCoy | Oct 26, 2023Notley Brown and Suck were two of the people enslaved at Ross House in Frederick, Maryland, the site of the...
Anna Julia Cooper (1858–1964)
In Memoriam, Long Overdue
Shirley Moody-Turner | Oct 25, 2023This Long Overdue tribute honors historian Anna Julia Cooper, who died in 1964.
AHA Member Spotlight: Nichole Nelson
AHA Staff | Oct 20, 2023Nichole Nelson is a senior policy advisor at the National Community Reinvestment Coalition. She lives in Washington, DC, and has been a member since 2013.
African American History and State Standards in Florida and Beyond
Laura Ansley | Aug 29, 2023A webinar brought together historians engaged in advocating for inclusion of African American history in K–12 education to discuss the current landscape.
Rhiannon Giddens's "Build a House"
Bethany Bell | Aug 24, 2023In four minutes, folk musician Rhiannon Giddens relates 400 years of Black history.
Bethany Bell | Jul 26, 2023In a music video, Beyoncé takes viewers on an imaginative journey of Black ownership and community building.
AHA Member Spotlight: Paul Ortiz
AHA Staff | Jul 11, 2023Paul Ortiz is a professor of history and director of the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program at the University of...
Meet the 2023 Perspectives Daily Summer Columnists
Laura Ansley | Jun 1, 2023Introducing the three graduate students who will write about music and memory, a high school’s embrace of local history, and...