• AHA Member Spotlight: Rachel Rothstein

    Matthew Keough | Mar 11, 2022

    Rachel Rothstein is a teacher and dean of social studies and the director of the Israel Poland Experience at the Weber School.
  • Townhouse Notes

    Leland Renato Grigoli | Mar 9, 2022

    When current events stress you out, reading lots of 700-year-old legal documents can be just the thing you need to relax.
  • John R. Gillis (1939–2021)

    James M. Banner, Jr. and James J. Sheehan | Feb 28, 2022

    John R. Gillis, professor emeritus at Rutgers University, died in Berkeley, California, on December 7, 2021.
  • Trolling History

    Alexandra F. Levy | Feb 14, 2022

    Academics who speak out publicly to keep the historical record straight are often belittled, harassed, and threatened, but silence cedes...
  • The State of the Unions

    Charles Steinman | Feb 3, 2022

    Historians have long studied labor, but graduate students are increasingly seeing themselves as labor. What does this mean for the study of history?
  • Donald D. Horward (1933–2021)

    Michael V. Leggiere | Jan 31, 2022

    Donald D. Horward, historian of France, passed away at age 88 on October 31, 2021.
  • Shining Lights

    Laura Ansley | Jan 20, 2022

    In The Bright Ages, Matthew Gabriele and David M. Perry reframe the myth of the Dark Ages.
  • Townhouse Notes

    Leland Renato Grigoli | Jan 13, 2022

    Leland Renato Grigoli, the new editor, introduces himself and gives his perspective on history.
  • Eric Weitz (1953–2021)

    Jeremy Adelman | Dec 29, 2021

    Eric Weitz, a historian of Germany and global human rights, passed away on July 1, 2021.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Russell Spinney

    Matthew Keough | Dec 2, 2021

    Russell Spinney is a high school history teacher and independent historian at the Thacher School.

    More Articles