Project Description

Aja Bain

Program and Publications Manager

Aja Bain is the Program and Publications Manager. She has been with AASLH since 2014 and holds a BA in American history and anthropology from Vanderbilt University and an MA in Public History from Middle Tennessee State University. Her research interests include migration, Southern history, and material culture. Aja serves as President of the Inter-Museum Council of Nashville and writes for Historic Nashville, Inc. When not at AASLH, she can be found leading tours of downtown Nashville and planning future travels. Previous affiliations include the Kentucky Historical Society and Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.

  • Co-Editor of History News
  • Editor of AASLH Blog
  • Social Media
  • Educators and Interpreters Affinity Community
  • Religious History Affinity Community
  • National Awards Program