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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report, 16 February - 23 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16
February 2015 to 23 February 2015. These job postings are included
here based on the categories selected by the list editors for
H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.



AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Bard Early Colleges - Faculty in Global/American History

2nd CFP 8th International Indonesia Forum, Surakarta, Indonesia, 29-30 July 2015

Dear colleagues,

Please help us spread the word about this conference:

8th International Indonesia Forum Conference: Discourses Exploring the Space between Tradition and Modernity in Indonesia

Sebelas Maret University, Surakarta, Indonesia 29-30 July 2015

2nd Call for Papers

 

8th International Indonesia Forum Conference Discourses Exploring the Space between Tradition and Modernity in Indonesia

 

Position, University of Washington - Seattle, Full- or Part-Time Lecturer in Japanese History

From H-Net Job Guide https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50595

University of Washington - Seattle, History & International Studies
Full- or Part-Time Lecturer in Japanese History

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Washington, United States
Position:   Lecturer

Position:  Full- or Part-Time Lecturer in Japanese History (1- or 2-year appointment from September 16, 2015 to June 15, 2016 or June 15, 2017)

Position, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Research Associate, East Asian Modern History

From H-Net Job Guide https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50593

Freie Universitaet Berlin, History
Research Associate, East Asian Modern History

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Germany
Position:   Doctoral Fellow

 

Position as Doctoral Researcher/Research Associate at Freie Universität Berlin

CFP & Conference Announcement: Food, Feeding, and Eating In and Out of Asia - 24-26 June 2015

For full details, see H-Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220510

Conference: Food, Feeding, and Eating In and Out of Asia - 24-26 June 2015

Location: Denmark
Call for Papers Date: 2015-03-12 (in 20 days)
Date Submitted: 2015-02-18
Announcement ID: 220510

Workshop Announcement: Freedom: Bondage, future & selves in Central Asia, the Middle East & Africa (University of Milan-Bicocca)

For full details, see H-Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220525

Freedom: Bondage, future and selves in Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

Location: Italy
Date Submitted: 2015-02-18
Announcement ID: 220525

Workshop Announcement: "Translation & Shared Literary Imagination in the Early 20th c." at Sophia U., Japan (March 7, 2015)

For full details, see H-Net Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=220468

Workshop on "Translation and Shared Literary Imagination in the Early Twentieth Century" at Sophia U.

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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

Recent Threads

H-Net reviews posted to the web 03 Dec 2018 - 10 Dec 2018

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

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between 03 Dec 2018 and 10 Dec 2018.

Reviewed for H-Florida by Lewis W. Metzger, V
   Rose, Chanelle N..  _Struggle for Black Freedom in Miami: Civil
   Rights and America's Tourist Paradise, 1896-1968, The_.  Baton
   Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2015.  385 pp.  $47.50,
   ISBN 978-0-8071-5766-4.

CFP (General Issues) - Prism: Theory and Modern Chinese Literature

Prism: Theory and Modern Chinese Literature

// Seeking Contributions for General Issues //

A general issue appears in March, and its submission deadline is April 1 of the preceding year. If you have any questions regarding your submission, please send email to prism@ln.edu.hk

CfP: Journal of the History of Ideas Graduate Symposium (May 2019)

The Journal of the History of Ideas and the University of Pennsylvania invite graduate students to propose papers for this intensive one-day interdisciplinary symposium on “Reception? Challenging and Defending Canons.”

To apply, please email a 500-word paper proposal and CV to blogjhi@gmail.com by January 20. Selected applicants will be notified by early February 2019. Please direct any questions to blogjhi@gmail.com. Reimbursement for some travel expenses will be available.