The spread of COVID-19 has affected everyone’s overall daily and social life.
Fellow sport scholars, I wanted to share the news about a new podcast run by two other sport scholars and myself called The End of Sport! Apologies to those of you who have already seen it on social media.
In this uniquely-curated Performance-Lecture-Film, artist Zina Saro-Wiwa navigates the moral, philosophical and cultural conundrums that arise from the very existence of contemporary traditional African art. A large part of Saro-Wiwa’s artistic practice explores the masquerade traditions of Ogoniland, her ancestral ethnic group from the Niger Delta. Yet Saro-Wiwa’s hybrid identity has forced her to consider how African masks live both in the West and in Africa and how these African art worlds impact one another.
Deflating Human Beings: Sources and Quotations from Around the World, v. 1: Numerlas–C, Selected by Xiuwu R. Liu, xviii, 402 pp., 979-8660012402, Hermit Studio, July 4, 2020.
Call for Papers
Call for Paper: A biannual journal Defense Security Brief
The International Association for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine (IASTAM: http://iastam.org/) will be hosting a series of webinars with the overall title:
The 'pan' of pandemics: why and how do Asian approaches matter?
The first webinar will take place on Wednesday, July 8th 2020, 3:00PM Central European time (London 2:00PM, New Delhi 6:30PM, Beijing 9:00PM, New York 9:00AM)
H-Diplo Review Essay 254
7 July 2020
Daniel Hucker. Public Opinion and Twentieth Century Diplomacy: A Global Perspective. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020.
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