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FEATURED JOB: Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor, Art History, City University of Hong Kong, Department of Chinese and History

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Hong Kong Popular Culture—Imagining a Research Field (May 1-2, 2021 Hong Kong Time)

The UBC Hong Kong Studies Initiative, in partnership with the Hong Kong Studies Programme at the University of Hong Kong and the Department of Sociology at the Hong Kong Baptist University, is pleased to announce an online workshop on Hong Kong popular culture to be held on May 1–2, 2021 (Hong Kong time).

Call for Papers - The Newsletter issue #90

Call for Papers!

The Newsletter is a free academic publication produced three times a year by the International Institute for Asian Studies, in Leiden, The Netherlands. With a worldwide readership of about 50,000 The Newsletter is the premier Asian Studies forum for Asia scholars to share commentary and opinion; research essays; book, journal and website reviews; and announcements of events, projects and conferences, with colleagues in academia and beyond.(www.iias.asia/the-newsletter).

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Chris Moffat
Reviewer: 
Rohit Wanchoo

Wanchoo on Moffat, 'India's Revolutionary Inheritance: Politics and the Promise of Bhagat Singh'

Chris Moffat. India's Revolutionary Inheritance: Politics and the Promise of Bhagat Singh. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. 292 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49690-2.

Reviewed by Rohit Wanchoo (Jagellonian University) Published on H-Asia (April, 2021) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Sanjib Baruah
Reviewer: 
Berenice Guyot-Rechard

Guyot-Rechard on Baruah, 'In the Name of the Nation: India and Its Northeast'

Sanjib Baruah. In the Name of the Nation: India and Its Northeast. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. 296 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1128-3

Reviewed by Berenice Guyot-Rechard (King's College London) Published on H-Asia (April, 2021) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Karline McLain
Reviewer: 
Angela Rudert

Rudert on McLain, 'The Afterlife of Sai Baba: Competing Visions of a Global Saint'

Karline McLain. The Afterlife of Sai Baba: Competing Visions of a Global Saint. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2016. 278 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99551-9.

Reviewed by Angela Rudert (Colgate University) Published on H-Asia (March, 2021) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54210

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FEATURED JOB: Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor, Art History, City University of Hong Kong, Department of Chinese and History

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Location: 
China