Author Archives: Stephanie Kingsley

About Stephanie Kingsley

Stephanie received her MA in English from the University of Virginia, where she specialized in 19th-century American literature, book history, textual studies, and digital humanities. Special interests include the physical book, preservation of the material and digital record, digital scholarly editing, and music history. In her spare time, Stephanie plays the violin in a local symphony.

2016 AHA Annual Meeting

Textual Studies and Book History at the AHA Annual Meeting

Historians often rely on the written record to reconstruct the past. Documents, printed books, and other artifacts all provide historians with the information they need to understand another time period. But what about the records themselves?

ESEA Reauthorization Approved by the House and Heading to the Senate

Late yesterday the House of Representatives, by a vote of 359-64, approved the conference report to S. 1177, the “Every Student Succeeds Act.” The bill reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for the next four years down for Maintenance Today at 4:00 p.m. needs a quick reboot to resolve a technical hiccup and will be unavailable starting at 4:00 p.m. today. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to have the website back up again soon.

At the First ScholarFest, Conversations and Connections

This past Thursday, staff from the AHA and the National History Center headed to the Kluge Center at the Library of Congress for ScholarFest, a celebration of 15 years of the center’s operation, 

Grant of the Week: NEH Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges

Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians that has been posted to our free Calendar. We look for grants of potential interest to a wide range of scholars, and this week we are featuring an opportunity for community colleges with NEH.