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Call for panel & roundtable proposals: AAS-in-Asia 2019 (July 1-4, 2019, Bangkok, Thailand)

On behalf of the Program Committee for the Association for Asian Studies, we are pleased to issue the Call for Proposals for the next AAS-in-Asia Conference, to be held July 1-4, 2019 at the Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. This conference will be hosted by AAS and Thammasat University in collaboration with Chulalongkorn University, Mahidol University, Kasetsart University, and Chiang Mai University.

New content on the ejcjs

New content on the ejcjs


The electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies is pleased to announce the publication of Volume 18, Issue 2, with content from contributors around the world.

<http://www.japanesestudies.org.uk/ejcjs/vol18/iss2/index.html>

Peer-reviewed articles

Barbara Greene: Moyashimon And Agrarian Nationalism: The Transition From Policy To Pop Culture

Discussion papers

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 3 September - 10 September

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H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 3 September 2018 to 10 September 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce.

H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of August 31 - September 6, 2018)

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The latest H-Net This Week is hot off the presses! H-Net This Week highlights network discussions and original content across the H-Net Commons.

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Recent Reviews

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

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)

Recent Threads

Call for Sessions: RC21 Urban Conference at Delhi

RC21 Urban Conference at Delhi

September 18th – 21st , 2019

In and Beyond the City: Emerging Ontologies, Persistent Challenges and Hopeful Futures

Across the globe, cities surpass their own contours. Urban cores expand and intensify in size and height, and we see connectivities, nodes and enclaves involving new technologies, information flows, migrations, time/space compressions and everyday rhythms and experiences that defy known cartographies and categories.

Dissertation Planning Grants for Sri Lanka

The American Institute for Sri Lankan Studies (AISLS) announces the continuation of its annual competition for dissertation planning grants.  Applicants must be graduate students enrolled at a US university.  AISLS dissertation planning grants enable graduate students in the humanities and social sciences who intend to do dissertation research in Sri Lanka to make a six to eight week pre-dissertation visit to investigate the feasibility of their topic, to sharpen their research design, or to make other practical arrangements for future research.  The grant is especially int

Fellowships for Research in Sri Lanka

The American Institute for Sri Lankan Studies (AISLS) announces the continuation of its fellowship program.  AISLS fellowships support two to six months of research in Sri Lanka by scholars who already hold a PhD or the equivalent at the time they begin their fellowship tenure.  Projects may be broken up into two or more visits, but only one return airfare will be provided.  Proposals in all fields in the social sciences and humanities are eligible.   Projects in other areas (e.g.