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24 February Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar at Osaka U.: Normative power and parliamentarians - the Diet of Japan as a case (Silja Keva)

February 24, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Political Science

Dear Colleagues:

We have the honor to have Silja Keva at Osaka University for a month in February 2018. This is a professional
seminar where Silja keva will present her cutting-edge research outcome.
presentation: 20 minutes
discussion:    40 minutes

Her seminar paper will be available for participants only and they are expected to read the seminar paper before the seminar.
I will deliver her seminar paper as soon as I receive it (one week prior to the seminar).

William and Letitia Underground Railroad Philadelphia House. Call for Letters to Support Protection.

March 9, 2018
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Public History, Slavery

The house where antislavery activists William and Letitia Still resided in the early 1850s still stands in Philadelphia, and has recently been nominated for protection to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places.  The advisory Committee on Historic Designation (CHD) will consider making a recommendation for approval on the nomination on Wednesday, February 14th.  The Philadelphia Historical Commission (PHC) will likely decide whether to add the building to the Register at its March 9th meeting.

“Urbanity and the implied sense of taste in early modern Iran” - York Islamic Art Circle

February 22, 2018
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

“Urbanity and the implied sense of taste in early modern Iran” 

with Professor Sussan Babaie (The Courtauld Institute)

Dar al Islam Teachers' Institute

Summer Program
April 1, 2018 to June 1, 2018
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, World History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Understanding Islam and Muslims: An Institute for Teachers

July 8-21 2018 in Abiquiu, New Mexico

Memorial gathering for Professor Sirkku Kristilina Hellsten

February 14, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Political Science, Government and Public Service, Diplomacy and International Relations, African History / Studies

Professor Sirkku Kristilina Hellsten [1962 - February 7, 2018] was a leader in the philosophical theory and practice of development ethics and civic education and research in Kenya, Cameroun, Tanzania and Mozambique, communicating with her African colleagues and others all over the world until the day she passed. A senior research fellow of the Nordic Africa Institute in Uppsala, Sweden, she spent many years at the University of Dar es Salaam and is responsible for spearheading the collaboration which brought the Philosophy & Religious Studies Department into being in 2012, as well as i