African American History
AHA Member Spotlight: Derrick Lanois
Matthew Keough | Jul 6, 2022Derrick Lanois is an assistant professor of history at Norfolk State University. He lives in Norfolk, Virginia, and has been a member since 2015.
AHA Member Spotlight: Francena Turner
Matthew Keough | May 12, 2022Francena Turner is an adjunct lecturer of history at Fayetteville State University and a CLIR/Mellon Fellow and postdoctoral associate for...
Grant of the Week: Network to Freedom Grants
Alana Venable | May 10, 2022The National Park Service National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program is now accepting applications for 2022 grant funding.
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...
AHA Member Spotlight: Laura F. Edwards
Matthew Keough | Apr 15, 2022Laura F. Edwards is the Class of 1921 Bicentennial Professor in the History of American Law and Liberty in the...
AHA Member Spotlight: Cherisse Jones-Branch
Matthew Keough | Mar 25, 2022Cherisse Jones-Branch is dean of the Graduate School at Arkansas State University. She lives in Jonesboro, Arkansas, and has been a member since 2002.
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...
Activism on Screen
Laura Ansley | Mar 2, 2022The AHA’s 16th annual film festival included two film screenings during AHA22 Online.
Julius S. Scott (1955–2021)
Vincent Brown, Laurent Dubois, and Jennifer L. Morgan | Feb 28, 2022Julius S. Scott III, author of The Common Wind, has died.