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    William Partlett | Dec 7, 2022

    Authoritarians have often grounded their claims to power in a version of history. Why?
  • Richard Herr (1922–2022)

    Martin Jay and Paula Fass | Nov 30, 2022

    Richard Herr, professor emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, died on May 29, 2022.
  • The Short Telescope

    Simon P. Newman | Oct 27, 2022

    American universities are not the only ones who must confront legacies of the slave trade.
  • Art as Historical Method

    Mark Philip Bradley | Oct 11, 2022

    Identity, colonial legacies, and recovering knowledge are all showcased in the latest issue of the AHR.
  • Henry J. Tobias (1925–2021)

    Daniel C. Snell | Sep 30, 2022

    Henry J. Tobias, historian of Russia and American Jewish life, died on March 28, 2021. 
  • The Sarajevo Assassination That Didn’t Happen

    Paul Miller-Melamed | Sep 14, 2022

    What is the historical significance of an event that wasn’t?
  • “Two Separate Societies, Divided by Color”

    Trishula Patel | Aug 9, 2022

    The diverse casting of the Netflix series Bridgerton raises questions about a fictional version of the past without colonialism.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Lorraine Daston

    Matthew Keough | Jul 21, 2022

    Lorraine Daston is a historian of science and director emerita at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science,...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Norman Etherington

    Matthew Keough | Jun 22, 2022

    Norman Etherington is an emeritus professor at the University of Western Australia. He lives in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, and...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Dennis J. Dunn

    Matthew Keough | May 26, 2022

    Dennis J. Dunn is a Regents and University Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Texas State University. He lives in San Marcos,...

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