Author Archives: Matthew Keough

About Matthew Keough

Archives and Office Assistant

Matthew received a BA in history, summa cum laude, from Providence College in May 2006 and a MA in history from George Mason University in May 2014. He is currently the archives and office assistant and has been a member of the AHA staff since December 2008. Matthew responds to general inquiries, coordinates daily office needs, and organizes the AHA institutional records for archival purposes.

AHA Member Spotlight: Neal Hampton

Neal Hampton is a volunteer at the Indian Archives of the Oklahoma Historical Society. He lives in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and has been a member since 2014.

AHA Member Spotlight: Shuang Wen

Shuang Wen is a research fellow at the Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore (MEI-NUS). She lives in Singapore and has been an AHA member since 2010.

AHA Member Spotlight: Scott Alves Barton

Scott Alves Barton defended his dissertation, Feeding the Gods: Sacred Nagô Culinary Religious Culture in Northeastern Brazil, and was awarded his PhD in food studies from New York University in May 2016. Scott continues to maintain affiliation with NYU as an adjunct instructor, and is developing a collaborative multi-media project studying food and foodways as a locus of community development in the nascent days of the Black Arts Movement, second-wave African American Feminist Movement, and Civil Rights Movement in New York City.

AHA Member Spotlight: Edward Carson

Edward Carson is a high school history teacher at the Brooks School. He lives in North Andover, Massachusetts, and has been a member since 2006. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Usha Sanyal

Usha Sanyal is an independent scholar and adjunct instructor at Queens University of Charlotte. She lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, and has been a member since 2010. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Sarah Walsh

Sarah Walsh is a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Sydney. She lives in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, and has been a member since 2012. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Shirley Ann Wilson Moore

Shirley Ann Wilson Moore is a professor of history (emerita) at California State University, Sacramento. She lives in Sacramento, California, and has been a member since 1989. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Marisa Richmond

Marisa Richmond is an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of History and Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.  She lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and has been a member of the AHA since 1987.