Religious History

  • Ronald L. Numbers (1942–2023)

    In Memoriam

    Judith Walzer Leavitt | Nov 1, 2023

    Renowned historian of science, medicine, and religion Ronald L. Numbers died at age 81 at his home in Madison, Wisconsin, on July 24, 2023.
  • Suellen M. Hoy (1942–2023)

    In Memoriam

    Ann Durkin Keating | Oct 2, 2023

    Suellen M. Hoy, historian of women's religion and labor, died on May 4, 2023, in Seattle, Washington.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Hannah M. Lane

    Perspectives Daily

    AHA Staff | Sep 22, 2023

    Hannah M. Lane is an associate professor of history at Mount Allison University and an adjunct professor of history at...
  • Jeffrey Burton Russell (1934–2023)

    In Memoriam

    Cheryl A. Riggs | Jul 14, 2023

    Jeffrey Burton Russell, professor of history emeritus at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), died on April 12, 2023, at the age of 88.

Most Recent

  • Of Potato Latkes and Pedagogy

    Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall | May 23, 2023

    A cooking assignment helps illuminate the lives of Jewish women in the past for students.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Ethan Leong Yee

    Matthew Keough | May 1, 2023

    Ethan Leong Yee is an assistant professor at Hunan University, Yuelu Academy. He lives in Changsha, Hunan Province, China and...
  • Kate Holbrook (1972–2022)

    Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp | Apr 28, 2023

    Kate Holbrook, a leading scholar on the history of Latter-day Saint women, died on August 20, 2022, of eye cancer.
  • Pomegranate Husk Reliquary

    Corinne Kannenberg | Apr 27, 2023

    Sometimes, material objects can be found only in textual reports.
  • Looking Back

    Mark Philip Bradley | Dec 27, 2022

    The latest AHR features the 1619 Project, W. E. B. Du Bois, transnational history, and the history of ideas.

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