The Association of Black Women Historians (ABWH) is a network of scholars representing every region of the country.
To become a new member or to renew or upgrade your membership online, please visit the ABWH Cart. The membership year runs from October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017.
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2018 ABWH National Symposium
Association of Black Women Historians Symposium: Our Foremothers’ Keepers: The Art and Practice of Black Women’s History December 7-8, 2019 | Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California In anticipation of…
The ABWH is proud to offer prizes and honors that celebrate and acknowledge exceptional scholarship on women of African descent and historical issues that consider intersections of race and gender.
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Meet the ABWH 2017-2019 Leadership!
A WELCOME MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL DIRECTOR
The ABWH promotes rigorous and path-breaking scholarship in black women’s history and supports the professional development of black women historians. Its membership is made up of men and women of all races and includes students, professional historians, curators, archivists, librarians, and friends of black women’s studies.
Become a member and, if you are already a member, get more involved: “this past”—our past—is still waiting for you to write it into her story and our story.