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  • ISSN: 2515-0456 (Print), 2397-1851 (Online)
  • Editors: Brooke L. Blower Boston University, MA and Sarah T. Phillips Boston University, MA
  • Editorial board
Modern American History (MAH) showcases top-quality, emerging research on the history of the United States since the 1890s. Aiming to stimulate debate and make meaningful connections between the subfields of this vibrant and expansive field, the journal publishes compelling peer-reviewed articles as well as substantial review essays, forums, and other special features.

Latest research articles

Into the Stacks

Devoted to thinking about books, this essay (2,000 words) goes beyond the basic book review in order to address key historiographical trends and questions.

The Soapbox

A provocative think piece that makes a clear intervention or otherwise articulates an original vision for the field of modern American history.

Modern American History blogs

  • Modern American History inaugural issue now available
  • 27 March 2018, MAH Editors
  • This text is taken from the Editor’s Foreward by Brooke L. Blower and Sarah T. Phillips Modern American history has long been a field of great vibrancy, but one without a “big tent” journal devoted to its particular themes, challenges, and concerns.…...