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TOC: Asian Cinema 29.2 (November 2018)

Asian Cinema 29.2 is now available! For more information about the issue, click here >> https://bit.ly/2P8NgES

TOC

Editorial
Authors: Gary Bettinson And Tan See Kam 

Where East-meets-West meets Asianization: Aesthetics, regionality and Frank Capra’s Lost Horizon
Authors: Allison Craven 

Jia Zhangke and Chinese painting
Authors: Peter Rist 

Action in tranquillity: Sketching martial ideation in The Grandmaster

Re: Statement by Concerned Scholars on China’s Mass Detention of Turkic Minorities

Follkow-up to the Statement by Concerned Scholars on China’s Mass Detention of Turkic Minorities - November 26, 2018

NOTE:  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ADD YOUR NAME TO THIS STATEMENT AND WORK AS A PROFESSOR IN A UNIVERSITY, AN INDEPENDENT RESEARCHER OR SCHOLAR WITH A PHD, A PHD STUDENT, OR A PHD CANDIDATE, PLEASE FILL OUT A COMMENT AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE WITH YOUR NAME, TITLE, AFFILIATION, COUNTRY AS YOU WOULD LIKE THEM TO APPEAR ON THE STATEMENT

https://concernedscholars.home.blog/

2019 ACCL Conference Deadline Extended

The deadline for submission to the 2019 conference of the Association of Chinese and Comparative Literature has been extended to January 7, 2019. Please see the following message from Daniel Fried, president of ACCL.

Dear Colleagues,

We would like to invite you to submit an abstract to the 2019 conference of the Association of Chinese and Comparative Literature, to be held from July 17-19, 2019, on the campus of Hunan Normal University in Changsha, China. The deadline for receipt of abstracts has been extended to January 7, 2019.

Statement by Concerned Scholars on China’s Mass Detention of Turkic Minorities

Statement by Concerned Scholars on China’s Mass Detention of Turkic Minorities

Scholars from around the world have signed on to a statement forcefully condemning the mass internment of Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslim minorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) of China.

November 26, 2018

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Margot Finn, Kate Smith, eds.
Reviewer: 
Rila Mukherjee

Mukherjee on Finn and Smith, 'The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857'

Margot Finn, Kate Smith, eds. The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857. London: UCLPress, 2018. 500 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78735-029-8.

Reviewed by Rila Mukherjee (University of Hyderabad, India) Published on H-Asia (December, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52111

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

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Position, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Hawaii - Manoa

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57991

University of Hawaii - Manoa, Center for Korean Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa School of Pacific and Asian Studies/Center for Korean Studies invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in Korean studies. This is a full‐time, temporary appointment to begin July 1, 2019, and not to extend beyond June 30, 2020, pending position clearance and availability of funds.