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CFP Interrogating the In-between: UNSW Humanities and Languages Postgraduate Research Conference 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS:

Interrogating the In-between: UNSW Humanities and Languages Postgraduate Research Conference 2015

School of Humanities and Languages, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

University of New South Wales, Sydney

Friday June 12th 2015

 

Seminar Announcement (and CFP): One-Day Seminar on Marquez and Literatures from India by Department of Comparative Literature (3/35/15, University of Hyderabad)

For full details, see H-Net Announcements: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220679

One-Day Seminar on Marquez and Literatures from India by Department of Comparative Literature

Location: India
Call for Papers Date: 2015-03-02 (in 2 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-24
Announcement ID: 220679

Marquez and Literatures from India on 25th March [Wed], 2015                  

CFP (Journal): South Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS)

For full details, see H-Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220682

Call for paper :Volume 2 Issue 1 South -Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS) ISSN:2349-7858

Location: India
Publication Date: 2015-03-25 (in 25 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-24
Announcement ID: 220682

South -Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS) ISSN:2349-7858 is an open access, Bi-monthly English and, peer reviewed, online (e) multidisciplinary journal.

CFP (Conference): Media & Politics: Discourses, Cultures & Practices (Univ. Milan, 5/27-28/15)

For full details, see H-Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220680

CfP: MEDIA AND POLITICS: DISCOURSES, CULTURES, AND PRACTICES - University of Milan (Italy), 27th-28th May 2015

Location: Michigan, Italy
Call for Papers Date: 2015-03-20 (in 20 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-24
Announcement ID: 220680

MEDIA AND POLITICS: DISCOURSES, CULTURES, AND PRACTICES University of Milan (Italy), 27th-28th May 2015

ANN Journal of East Asian Libraries now fully digital, free access

[Ed. note: Submitted by Gail King. Readers of H-Asia will be well aware of the value of the CEAL to Asian Studies, and to have all the back issues of the Journal and its predecessors readily accessible at no cost via the website is an excellent addition to that record of service. RD]


The February 2015 issue of the Journal of East Asian Libraries (JEAL), No. 160, is now available. With this issue, JEAL becomes a fully online digital journal.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Sunila S. Kale
Reviewer: 
Sudha Mahalingam

Mahalingam on Kale, 'Electrifying India: Regional Political Economies of Development'


Sunila S. Kale. Electrifying India: Regional Political Economies of Development. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 264 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-8796-3.

Reviewed by Sudha Mahalingam (Member, Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board, India Retd.)
Published on H-Asia (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Electricity Policy in India

Author: 
Ananya Vajpeyi
Reviewer: 
Dilip Menon

Menon on Vajpeyi, 'Righteous Republic: The Political Foundations of Modern India'


Ananya Vajpeyi. Righteous Republic: The Political Foundations of Modern India. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2012. 368 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-04895-9.

Reviewed by Dilip Menon (University of Witwatersrand)
Published on H-Asia (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
Sugawara no Takasue no Musume
Reviewer: 
Linda Chance

Chance on Sugawara no Takasue no Musume, 'The Sarashina Diary: A Woman's Life in Eleventh-Century Japan'


Sugawara no Takasue no Musume. The Sarashina Diary: A Woman's Life in Eleventh-Century Japan. Translated, with an introduction, by Sonja Arntzen and Ito Moriyuki. Translations from the Asian Classics Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2014. Illustrations, maps. 322 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16718-5; $39.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-231-53745-2.

Recent Threads

CFP Interrogating the In-between: UNSW Humanities and Languages Postgraduate Research Conference 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS:

Interrogating the In-between: UNSW Humanities and Languages Postgraduate Research Conference 2015

School of Humanities and Languages, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

University of New South Wales, Sydney

Friday June 12th 2015

 

Seminar Announcement (and CFP): One-Day Seminar on Marquez and Literatures from India by Department of Comparative Literature (3/35/15, University of Hyderabad)

For full details, see H-Net Announcements: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220679

One-Day Seminar on Marquez and Literatures from India by Department of Comparative Literature

Location: India
Call for Papers Date: 2015-03-02 (in 2 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-24
Announcement ID: 220679

Marquez and Literatures from India on 25th March [Wed], 2015                  

CFP (Journal): South Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS)

For full details, see H-Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220682

Call for paper :Volume 2 Issue 1 South -Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS) ISSN:2349-7858

Location: India
Publication Date: 2015-03-25 (in 25 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-24
Announcement ID: 220682

South -Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS) ISSN:2349-7858 is an open access, Bi-monthly English and, peer reviewed, online (e) multidisciplinary journal.

CFP (Conference): Media & Politics: Discourses, Cultures & Practices (Univ. Milan, 5/27-28/15)

For full details, see H-Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220680

CfP: MEDIA AND POLITICS: DISCOURSES, CULTURES, AND PRACTICES - University of Milan (Italy), 27th-28th May 2015

Location: Michigan, Italy
Call for Papers Date: 2015-03-20 (in 20 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-24
Announcement ID: 220680

MEDIA AND POLITICS: DISCOURSES, CULTURES, AND PRACTICES University of Milan (Italy), 27th-28th May 2015