• About Us

    The Association of Black Women Historians (ABWH) is a network of scholars representing every region of the country.

  • Membership

    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.

    Join Us
  • Newsletter

    Recent news and notes from the heart of ABWH

    Follow Us

About Us

The Association of Black Women Historians (ABWH) is a network of scholars representing every region of the country.

Membership

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.

Contact

Join our mailing list. Check us out on social media, too!

Join Our Mailing List

For more information, subscribe to the ABWH mailing list by clicking here.

JOIN

The 2017 ABWH Luncheon is Almost Here!!

September 28, 2017

The annual ABWH luncheon will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the ASALH meeting in Cincinnati, OH at the Regency Hotel. Our theme this year is “Black Women Educating for Social…

Graduate Student Reception at ASALH!!!

September 25, 2017

Join us!! 

Save the Date: 2017 ABWH Annual Luncheon 

May 6, 2017

The ABWH Luncheon is the annual convening of members of the organization. The annual ABWH luncheon will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the ASALH meeting in Cincinnati, OH at the Regency…

  • 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.

    - Francille Rusan Wilson, ABWH National Director Associate Professor of American Studies & Ethnicity and History, University of Southern California