Ed(itor) Linenthal dishes on the details of the Journal of American History

Edward Linenthal, the editor of the Journal of American History and Professor of History at Indiana University, is visiting Potterville, Colorado this week as the Hewit Distinguished Professor of History this year at the University of Northern Colorado.  Yesterday he gave an informal talk to the History faculty there over lunch on the subject of “How to Get … Continue reading Ed(itor) Linenthal dishes on the details of the Journal of American History

Hotshot Harry from Tucumcari's first dispatch from AHA HQ

UPDATED BELOW First day musings [from the American Historical Association’s annual meeting 2009]…[ed. note:  Eat your heart out, Rate Your Students–my correspondents have reported first!] I think the Friday start is a bit disorienting for folks. (That, and the crush of New Year’s vacationers leaving as the frumpy historians arrived gave the Hilton a sense … Continue reading Hotshot Harry from Tucumcari's first dispatch from AHA HQ

Eyewitness to History: ej on the ground at the Obama rally at Colorado State

Historiann.com commenter and special correspondent ej was at the Obama rally at Baa Ram U. this afternoon, and sent in this exclusive report: I’ve been flattered by all the attention the presidential candidates were paying to Colorado, especially the Democrats, who haven’t had much cause to come here of late. The turnout at the rally for … Continue reading Eyewitness to History: ej on the ground at the Obama rally at Colorado State