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Updated CFP, Asia Pacific Perspectives

The Editors of Asia Pacific Perspectives invite scholars and advanced graduate students to submit papers for publication in our 2014 and 2015 issues. The upcoming issue will be guest edited by Dayna Barnes, 2014-2015 Kiriyama Fellow at the University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies.

The submission deadline for the upcoming issue is Tuesday, September 30, 2014.

Position, Assistant Professor, Korean Literature and Culture, Northwestern University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49399

Northwestern University, Asian Languages and Cultures

Assistant Professor, Korean Literature and Culture

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Illinois, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

Position, Assistant Professor, South Asian Literatures and Cultures, Northwestern University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_browse.php

Northwestern University, Asian Languages and Cultures

Assistant Professor, South Asian Literatures and Cultures

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Illinois, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

Position, Tenure-track professor in Asian Diasporas, NYU Shanghai

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49393

NYU Shanghai

NYU Shanghai is seeking to fill a tenured or tenure track position in the field of Asian Diasporas History beginning in the Fall Semester of 2016.

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   China
Position:   Full Professor

TENURED/TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION
Asian Diasporas History
NYU Shanghai

Position, Assistant Professor specializing in Japanese History, Bowdoin College

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49390

Bowdoin College, Department of History and Asian Studies

Assistant Professor specializing in Japanese History

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Maine, United States
Position:   Tenure Track Faculty

Position, Assistant/Associate Professor in contemporary Chinese Culture & Society, Barnard College

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49386

Barnard College, Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures

Assistant or Associate Professor in contemporary Chinese culture and society

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   New York, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor, Associate Professor

Position, Assistant Professor in Modern Japanese History, Columbia University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49389

Columbia University, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Tenure-track Assistant Professorship in Modern Japanese History

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   New York, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor, Tenure Track Faculty

Position, Assistant Professor of Chinese Literature, University of Washington

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49370

University of Washington, Asian Language and Literature

Assistant Professor, Chinese Literature

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

Call for Applications: Resident Scholar Fellowships at the School for Advanced Research

The School for Advanced Research (SAR) in Santa Fe, NM invites applications for its 2015–16 Resident Scholar Fellowships.

SAR awards fellowships each year to scholars who have completed their research and analysis and who need time to think and write about topics important to the understanding of humankind. Resident scholars may approach their research from anthropology or from related fields such as history, sociology, art, and philosophy. 

JOURNAL OF HISTORY, VIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY, VOLUME 3, 2014-2015

 

 

 

JOURNAL OF HISTORY, VIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY

VOLUME 3, 2014-2015

 

We invite original essays (and book reviews) for the Journal of History, Vidyasagar University, Volume 3, 2014-2015. The journal is peer-reviewed and carries the number ISSN 2321-0834.

Articles may be submitted in either English or Bengali, accompanied with the declaration that they are not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

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Recent Reviews

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

Author: 
Joanna Wardęga, ed.
Reviewer: 
Alicja Bachulska

Bachulska on Wardęga, 'China–Central and Eastern Europe Cross-Cultural Dialogue: Society, Business and Education in Transition'

Joanna Wardęga, ed. China–Central and Eastern Europe Cross-Cultural Dialogue: Society, Business and Education in Transition. Chinskie Drogi Series. Krakow: Jagiellonian University Press, 2017. 456 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-83-233-4111-6.

Reviewed by Alicja Bachulska (War Studies University) Published on H-Asia (July, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Arjun Subramaniam
Reviewer: 
Manjeet S. Pardesi

Pardesi on Subramaniam, 'India's Wars: A Military History, 1947-1971'

Arjun Subramaniam. India's Wars: A Military History, 1947-1971. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2017. 576 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-241-5.

Reviewed by Manjeet S. Pardesi (Victoria University of Wellington) Published on H-Asia (July, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Recent Threads

Call for Nominations: President of the Journal of Women’s History Board of Trustees

The Journal of Women’s History is currently seeking nominations, including self-nominations, for its next President. This six-year term will begin in January 2019. Interested candidates will be asked to send a CV and a couple of paragraphs explaining how their scholarly, academic, administrative, and/or organizing experience prepares them to preside over the JWH Board.

Position, Tenure-track Professor in Modern Korean Humanities, Harvard University

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57095

The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in modern Korean humanities. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019. We are particularly interested in scholars who combine strengths in film, media, and/or popular cultural studies with interdisciplinary and transnational range.  All applicants should possess a high level of proficiency in Korean.