On the Renaissance
From the President
Edward Muir | Dec 4, 2023Why does a medieval cultural moment still fascinate us?
Everything Has a History
L. Renato Grigoli | Nov 30, 2023In early 14th-century France, one town was built upon a modern foundation: the blank form.
Francis A. Dutra (1938–2021)
Sarah Cline | Nov 1, 2023Francis A. Dutra, a historian of early modern Portugal and Brazil at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), died in March 2021.
Laurie M. Wood (1985–2023)
Julie Hardwick and Meghan Roberts | Nov 1, 2023Laurie M. Wood, a historian of early modern France at Florida State University, died in 2023.
Katherine Fischer Drew (1923–2023)
Peter C. Caldwell | Oct 2, 2023Katherine Fischer Drew, the Lynette S. Autrey Professor Emerita of History at Rice University, passed away on March 19, 2023,...
Augustus Leon (Lee) Beier IV (1941–2023)
Alan Lessoff and Michael Moore | Oct 2, 2023Augustus Leon (Lee) Beier IV, a key figure in British social history, died after a long illness on February 25, 2023, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Janelle Greenberg (1938–2023)
George Reid Andrews | Oct 2, 2023Janelle Greenberg, professor emerita of British history at the University of Pittsburgh, passed away on June 6, 2023.
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.
Posset Goes Viral (Again)
KC Hysmith | Sep 15, 2023Lemon posset has been all the rage this summer on social media—only the latest instance of the dessert’s periodic popularity.