Author Archives: AHA Staff

What We’re Reading: Historical Commentaries on the Charleston Shooting

On Wednesday, June 17, Dylan Roof shot eight parishioners and their pastor during a Bible group meeting in Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church. Now, as the Charleston community and Emanuel church family gather together to mourn murdered loved ones, the nation pauses to consider America’s history of racial violence. 

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What We’re Reading: May 21, 2015

This week’s What We’re Reading includes exhibitions, exciting history websites and digital projects, historical fiction, and more. 

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What We’re Reading: May 15, 2015

This week’s What We’re Reading features falling pianos, medieval plague victims, and aerial feats old and new.