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Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA) Annual Convention
October 10-12, 2019, El Paso, Texas, USA
Theme: Boundaries, Transnationalism and Cultural Flows
We welcome paper proposals that address a range of critical issues related to the broad theme of “Boundaries, Transnationalism and Cultural Flows” in modern and contemporary Chinese literature, film, and culture at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association (RMMLA) Annual Convention.
Topics may include but are not limited to:
Call for Papers: Asian Comparative Literature and Film
Announcement of the IASTAM 40th Anniversary Prize, 2019
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the International Association for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine, we cordially invite academic researchers, practitioners of Asian medicines with recent academic publications, graduate students, and post-docs to submit an original, unpublished paper to be considered for this prize.
Prof. Roderick Macfarquhar, scholar of the Chinese Communist revolution, died on February 10, 2019, at the age of 88.
Gyanesh Kudaisya. A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s. India: Oxford University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-809855-3.
Reviewed by Subho Basu (McGill University) Published on H-Asia (February, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)
Avinash Paliwal. My Enemy's Enemy: India in Afghanistan from the Soviet Invasion to the US Withdrawal. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 400 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-068582-9.
Reviewed by Waheguru Sidhu (New York University) Published on H-Asia (February, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)
Upinder Singh. Political Violence in Ancient India. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 616 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97527-9.
Reviewed by Caleb Simmons (University of Arizona) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)
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Columbia University, Weatherhead East Asian Institute
Borg Postdoctoral Research Scholar in the United States and East Asia
The Weatherhead East Asian Institute (WEAI) at Columbia University invites applications for the role of Borg Postdoctoral Research Scholar in the United States and East Asia for academic year 2019-2020.
The Space, Place, and Religion Unit of the American Academy of Religion annual meeting will host one panel session on religious traditions of Asia. Please consider submitting!