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Latest Announcements

Before the Book: Rethinking Biblical Religion

December 8, 2016
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
Assyriology, Ancient History

Before the Book: Rethinking Biblical Religion

We often imagine that the Bible began its life as the normative religious tradition(s) of ancient Israel. The research presented in this colloquium tells a new story about the origins of biblical literature within its ancient Near Eastern context.

Upcoming Conference : "Inhabited space in the Dâr al-Islâm", Paris, INHA, 15-17 December 2016

December 15, 2016 to December 17, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

"Inhabited Space in the Dâr al-Islâm", International colloquium organised by Prof. Alastair Northedge, Dr Sterenn Le Maguer and Apolline Vernet.

Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne/Laboratoire Islam Médiéval/IISMM/INHA

15-17 december 2016, Paris, Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art (2, rue Vivienne, F-75002 PARIS)

Communications and posters

Contact: colloque.archeologie.islamique@gmail.com


Research fellowships in Wolfenbüttel 2018

January 31, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Digital Humanities

Research fellowships in Wolfenbüttel 2018

The Herzog August Bibliothek is an independent research centre of the State of Lower Saxony in Germany and it awards fellowships to post-doctoral researchers in order to promote research in the areas of medieval and early modern cultural history. The international programme is open to all historically oriented disciplines. Projects should be centered on the historic book and manuscript holdings of the Wolfenbüttel library. Fellows are required to be in residence in Wolfenbüttel for the duration of their fellowship. 

H-Net reviews posted to the web 28 Nov 2016 - 05 Dec 2016

Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
United States

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
28 Nov 2016 and 05 Dec 2016.

Reviewed for H-War by Daniel Curzon
   Ruoff, Kenneth J..  Imperial Japan at Its Zenith: The Wartime
   Celebration of the Empire's 2,600th Anniversary.
  Studies of the
   Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University, Series.
   Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2010.  Illustrations. xv + 236
   pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-8014-4866-9.