We are saddened to report the passing of Frank M. Snowden Jr., AHA member and authority of the lives of blacks in the ancient world, on February 18, 2007. Snowden was 95. A full In Memoriam essay for Snowden is being solicited for a future issue of Perspectives
Roy Rosenzweig, former vice president for research at the AHA, reports that a special session to pay tribute to Larry Levine
will be held at the AHA’s Annual Meeting
in Atlanta. The session will take place on Friday, January 5th from 4:45 - 5:30 p.m. in the Hilton Atlanta's Grand Ballroom D.
Richard William Leopold, a professor emeritus in American history from Northwestern University, and a life member of the AHA, died Thursday, November 23, 2006, in Evanston, Illinois.
To describe Clifford Geertz, professor emeritus at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey, who died on Monday, October 30, 2006, at the age of 80, merely as an anthropologist, is like describing Leonardo da Vinci just as a painter.
The Association mourns the loss of Lawrence Levine, a great friend, teacher, and colleague, who died earlier this week after a yearlong battle with cancer.