Publishing Your Work
From the Editor
Allison Miller | Mar 1, 2016I learned to write in a high school journalism class. Even in my academic writing, I still use the skills it inculcated. I also live by the philosophy...
Wall Street's First Black Millionaire: Shane White's Prince of Darkness
Elizabeth Elliott | Mar 1, 2016On February 27, 1828, 20-year-old Jeremiah Hamilton arrived secretly at Port-au-Prince Harbor, Haiti, aboard the brig Ann Eliza Jane. For the next few...
On "The Opportunity Costs of Remaining a Book Discipline"
Letters to the Editor
Marc Becker | Oct 1, 2015To the Editor:I agree with Lara Putnam (Perspectives on History, April 2015) that tenure guidelines should be more flexible, but the specifics of her ...
Transparency in Recruiting Reviewers for Journal Articles
AHA Activities, From the Research Division
AHA Staff | Jan 1, 2014The Research Division has become aware that some scholarly journals in history are attaching full copies of articles when initially contacting potenti...
The 2013 Equity Awards
AHA Staff | Dec 1, 2013The Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Equity Awards.The award recognizes...
Five Myths about the American Historical Review
Robert A. Schneider | Nov 1, 2013How does the American Historical Review (AHR) operate? As the flagship journal of the American Histo...
The Next Big Thing: Supporting the Second Book
Kenneth Pomeranz | Sep 1, 2013In my May column, I described the very circuitous route from my intended second book to the complete...
Statement on Policies Regarding the Embargoing of Completed History PhD Dissertations
AHA Council | Sep 1, 2013At its June 2013 meeting, the AHA Council drafted a statement on policies regarding best practices f...
Statement on Online Dissertation Policies: Frequently Asked Questions
Jacqueline Jones | Sep 1, 2013The publication of the "Statement on Policies Regarding the Embargoing of Completed History PhD Diss...