Maya K. Peterson (1980–2021)
Brendan Karch | Mar 31, 2022Maya K. Peterson, a pioneering environmental historian of central Asia and associate professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz,...
Grant of the Week: Collier Journalism Award
Alana Venable | Mar 1, 2022The Forest History Society is now accepting nominations for the John M. Collier Award for Forest History Journalism.
Linda Nash (1962–2021)
Purnima Dhavan | Feb 28, 2022Linda Nash died on October 17, 2021, in Seattle, Washington, from lymphoma.
John R. Gillis (1939–2021)
James M. Banner, Jr. and James J. Sheehan | Feb 28, 2022John R. Gillis, professor emeritus at Rutgers University, died in Berkeley, California, on December 7, 2021.
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.
The Ohio River
Tiya Miles | Jan 27, 2022I am from Cincinnati, a town on the Ohio River; Ohio is an Iroquoian word that translates as “beauti...
Arthur Mitzman (1931–2021)
Michael Seidman | Nov 30, 2021Arthur Mitzman, intellectual and cultural historian of late modern Germany and France, died at age 89 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
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.
AHA Member Spotlight: Lisa M. Fine
Matthew Keough | Nov 19, 2021Lisa M. Fine is chair and professor of history at Michigan State University. She lives in East Lansing, Michigan, and...
Tara Mulder | Oct 27, 2021Roses in the ancient Mediterranean were a vital ingredient in gynecological treatments.