John Broesamle (1941–2023)
Carmen Nava | Nov 1, 2023John Broesamle, professor emeritus of history and noted champion of the wilderness, was born on February 10, 1941, and died...
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.
Sovereignty and Satellites
Rebecca L. West | Oct 18, 2023Read about the 2023–24 recipients of the Fellowship in Aerospace History and the Fellowship in the History of Space Technology.
Ngo Vinh Long (1944–2022)
Douglas Allen | Oct 2, 2023Ngo Vinh Long, internationally renowned antiwar historian, died in Bangor, Maine, on October 12, 2022. He joined the Department of...
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.
Is Global Democracy in Crisis?
Lizzy Meggyesy | Aug 9, 2023A panel of historians discussed democracy around the globe and the growing popularity of authoritarian regimes in historical context.
Hedva Ben-Israel (1925–2023)
Carole Fink | Jul 14, 2023Hedva Ben-Israel, professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HUJ) and one of the foremost scholars of modern nationalism, died...
Peggy K. Liss (1927–2023)
Margaret R. Hawkins | Jun 16, 2023Peggy K. Liss, a historian of Spain, Latin America, and transatlantic empires, died on March 17, 2023, at 95 years of age.