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CFP: Husserl in Japan: Global Studies in Philosophy and Religion, Shizuoka University, Japan

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Call for Papers

“Husserl in Japan: Global Studies in Philosophy and Religion”

An International Conference (May 30-31, 2019)
Hosted by: Shizuoka University, Japan
Sponsored by: Shizuoka University and University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA

CFA: British Academy Writing Workshop, English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad

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The Department of Comparative Literature of the School of Literary Studies in the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU) in Hyderabad, India and the School of Languages, Cultures, Art History & Music at the University of Birmingham invite applications for the Global Southern Epistemologies workshop, to take place in Hyderabad, India, from 12 to 14 December 2018.

Position, Assistant Professor in Korean History, University of Washington

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57588

The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies and the Department of History at the University
of Washington (UW) invite applications for an assistant professor, tenure-track position in Korean
history to begin September 2019. This position will be split 50%/50% between the Jackson School of
International Studies (JSIS) and the Department of History. This is a full-time position with a 9-month
service period.

Member book, Smith, Fathoming the Cosmos and Ordering the World: The Yijing (I Ching, or Classic of Changes) and Its Evolution in China

Dear Colleagues,

I wanted to let you know that earlier this year (2018) the University of Virginia Press published a revised paperback edition of my 2008 book Fathoming the Cosmos and Ordering the World: The Yijing (I Ching, or Classic of Changes) and Its Evolution in China, which has been out of print for quite some time.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Phuong Tran Nguyen
Reviewer: 
Sam Vong

Vong on Nguyen, 'Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon'

Phuong Tran Nguyen. Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 236 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08288-7.

Reviewed by Sam Vong (University of Texas at Austin, Department of History) Published on H-Asia (September, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Kesavan Veluthat
Reviewer: 
Donald Davis

Davis on Veluthat, 'Notes of Dissent: Essays on Indian History'

Kesavan Veluthat. Notes of Dissent: Essays on Indian History. New Delhi: Primus Books, 2018. 214 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-8655270-9.

Reviewed by Donald Davis (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52450

Author: 
Jairam Ramesh
Reviewer: 
Vinita Damodaran

Damodaran on Ramesh, 'Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature.'

Jairam Ramesh. Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature. New Delhi: Simon & Schuster, 2017. 464 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-81-933552-4-4.

Reviewed by Vinita Damodaran (University of Sussex) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50474

Recent Threads

Member's book, He, Newspapers and the Journalistic Public in Republican China 1917 as a Significant Year of Journalism

My second book in 2018, Newspapers and the Journalistic Public in Republican China 1917 as a Significant Year of Journalism (Routledge, 2018, ISBN 9781138344693, pp. 302), has been published. 

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CFP: Sinophone Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections at UCLA April 12-13, 2019

Call for Papers

Sinophone Studies:
Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections
April 12-13, 2019
University of California, Los Angeles

 Organized by Professor Shu-mei Shih (UCLA)

Deadline: December 1, 2018