Looking for a historian to interview?
First, use WAKH to locate a historian by subject, chronology, or geography in the “expertise by area” page (please note that these are very broad). Use our search page to locate more specialized expertise. Keywords have been added by each historian in building their profile.
Second, contact historians whose profile notes “Media Contact” (vs “No Media Contact”).
Third, responsibly quote and cite these women experts.
Looking for a place to share your expertise with media and colleagues?
First, Become a Listed Scholar
Second, share the word about WAKH
Use @womnknowhistory and #womenalsoknowhistory
Like our Facebook page
Refer your friends and colleagues to WAKH
Help us to let journalists know they should be seeking female experts
If you get a media request and can’t help, refer them to another colleague or back to WAKH
Third, share your expertise
Try to support journalists asking for expert assistance
Try to support colleagues asking for expert assistance
Try to make your work visible, through social media, your employer, your publisher, your network of colleagues*
*Resource pages coming soon on building a social media profile, including managing online harassment, syllabus and reading list exchanges, and other topics