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The Chinese elephant massacre in Africa: Extinction looms

Africa's elephants are being massacred, at a rate estimated of 100 per day. Tanzania is among the worst hit. A survey of one key area there found the number of elephants decreased from 55,000 to 13,000 just in the last 6 years (http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=1027&artikel=5999330&playaudio=5119352 ).

Seminar Announcement: Japan Association of Translators present "Interpreting for Tomorrow" (Seisen University, 11/29/14)

H-Net Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=217582

InterpretJAPAN 2014: Interpreting for Tomorrow
Location: Japan
Seminar Date: 2014-11-29 (in 23 days)
Date Submitted: 2014-11-01
Announcement ID: 217582
InterpretJAPAN 2014: Interpreting for Tomorrow

JAT Interpreters Group (JATINT) will hold the 3rd meeting "InterpretJAPAN 2014" under the theme of Interpreting for Tomorrow as follows:

H-Net Job Guide 27 October - 3 November, 2014

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AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Misericordia University - Assistant Professor of Modern World History

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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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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.