Joshua Kurlantzick. A Great Place to Have a War: America in Laos and the Birth of a Military CIA. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2017. 336 pp. 28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4516-6786-8.
Reviewed by Chia Youyee Vang (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
Published on H-Diplo (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach
The London Summer School in Intellectual History is a rare opportunity for graduate students to acquire further training in the discipline and its different methodologies. Running from 4 to 7 September 2017, the summer school will include:
Reform, Revolution and Crisis in European History, Culture and Political thought
International Conference, the University of Sydney, 29 November to 1 December 2017
We are excited to announce the publication of the fourth issue of Dibur Literary Journal. The issue is devoted to the topic of the Long Poem. You can read the new issue online:
The new issue creates an interesting conversation between English, Hebrew and Yiddish literary works, and rereads the genre of the Long Poem in light of European, American, Hebrew and Jewish traditions. Below please find this issue's TOC.
200 Years of the Science of Judaism: Historiography, Ideology and the Challenge of a Usable Past
Annual International Conference of the Leo Baeck Institute Jerusalem
February 18-20, 2018