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Re: Call for Papers: KALĀKALPA Journal of Arts, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Ministry of Culture, Government of India

The Deadline for Submission has been extended to May 30, 2018. The word limit for paper is 4000-8000 words and the citation style is APA 5th Edition.

For detailed guidelines, please mail to eap.ignca@gmail.com or navneet.sawhney@nalandauniv.edu.in

TOC, Bulletin of the Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica, Vol. 98 (2017)

The latest issue of Bulletin of the Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica, Vol. 98 is now available online at: http://www.mh.sinica.edu.tw/bulletins.aspx

[Ed. Note: The journal is in Chinese, with free downloads of all articles. RD]

Contents

[Articles]

Sean Hsiang-lin Lei........

The Pride of Public Spittoons? Anti-Spitting Movements in Hong Kong, New York, and Shanghai

Chen Yao-huang........

Call for applications, Graduate student workshop on Digital Humanities for Research in East Asian Religions, May 26 and 27

McMaster University Centre for Buddhist Studies announces a two-day graduate student workshop on Digital Humanities for Research in East Asian Religions, May 26 and 27 at McMaster. The workshop is supported by the Tianzhu Global Network in Buddhist Studies.
The workshop focuses on introductory level skills for mapping and network analysis.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Mandy Sadan, ed.
Reviewer: 
Richard Duckett

Duckett on Sadan, 'War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar: The Kachin Ceasefire, 1994-2011'

Mandy Sadan, ed. War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar: The Kachin Ceasefire, 1994-2011. Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2016. xxii + 517 pp. $38.00 (paper), ISBN 978-87-7694-189-5.

Reviewed by Richard Duckett (Reading College) Published on H-Asia (April, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Chris Ogden
Reviewer: 
David Buck

Buck on Ogden, 'China and India: Asia's Emergent Great Powers'

Chris Ogden. China and India: Asia's Emergent Great Powers. Cambridge: Polity, 2017. ix + 213 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7456-8987-6.

Reviewed by David Buck (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-Asia (April, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Sumit Ganguly, William R. Thompson
Reviewer: 
Roger Jeffery

Jeffery on Ganguly and Thompson, 'Ascending India and Its State Capacity: Extraction, Violence, and Legitimacy'

Sumit Ganguly, William R. Thompson. Ascending India and Its State Capacity: Extraction, Violence, and Legitimacy. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. 352 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21592-2.

Reviewed by Roger Jeffery (University of Edinburgh) Published on H-Asia (April, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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Literary Circulations in South Asia: Producing, Translating, Preserving Texts. International Conference at the French Institute of Pondicherry

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 20, 2018 to August 21, 2018