Welcome to H-Asia, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online. The primary purpose of H-ASIA is to enable historians and other Asia scholars to easily communicate current research and teaching interests; to discuss new articles, books, papers, approaches, methods and tools of analysis; to test new ideas and share comments and tips on teaching. H-Asia is especially committed to discussing region wide, comparative and professional issues important to scholars of Asia.

 

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Position, Assistant Professor - Gender in East Asia, University of Toronto-Scarborough

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49695

University of Toronto-Scarborough, Department of Historical and Cultural Studies

Assistant Professor, Gender in East Asia

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    Ontario, Canada
Position:    Assistant Professor

Position, Visiting Lecturer/Assistant Professor in East Asian History, Skidmore College

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49678

Skidmore College - Department of History

Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor in East Asian History

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    New York, United States
Position:    Instructor, Non-Tenure Track Faculty

Position, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Japanese, Columbia University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49625

Columbia University - Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Japanese

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    New York, United States
Position:    Director, Lecturer

Position, Postdoctoral Fellowships in the study of China, University of Michigan

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49704

University of Michigan - Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies

Postdoctoral Fellowships in the study of China

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    Michigan, United States
Position:    Post-Doctoral Fellow

Position, Associate Professor of Chinese Studies, College of William and Mary

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49691

College of William and Mary - Department of Modern Languages

Associate Professor in Chinese Language, Literature, and Culture

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    Virginia, United States
Position:    Associate Professor

Position, Professor of Chinese Literature and Culture (open rank), Brown University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49699

Brown University - Department of East Asian Studies

Professor of Chinese Literature & Culture, Open Rank

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

Call for paper: Panel on “Overlapping cosmologies and cosmographies in Pre-mordern Asia” (Asian Studies, Tokyo, Japan, Jun 20-21, 2015)

ASCJ 2015: Panel on “Overlapping cosmologies and cosmographies in Pre-mordern Asia”, at the Nineteenth Asian Studies Conference Japan (ASCJ)

 

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Arif Dirlik, Ping-Hui Liao, Ya-Chung Chuang, eds.
Reviewer: 
Madeline Hsu

Hsu on Dirlik and Liao and Chuang, 'Taiwan: The Land Colonialisms Made'

Arif Dirlik, Ping-Hui Liao, Ya-Chung Chuang, eds. Taiwan: The Land Colonialisms Made. Volume 45, issue 3 of boundary 2: An International Journal of Literature and Culture. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. 200 pp. $12.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0357-1.

Reviewed by Madeline Hsu (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Sunil Sharma
Reviewer: 
Divya Cherian

Cherian on Sharma, 'Mughal Arcadia: Persian Literature in an Indian Court'

Sunil Sharma. Mughal Arcadia: Persian Literature in an Indian Court. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 280 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97585-9.

Reviewed by Divya Cherian (Princeton University) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51825

Recent Threads

Revisiting South-South/BRICs/Emerging Powers Investment and Development Aid

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In 2010, George Mason University hosted a conference titled "The New South-South Dynamic in Global Affairs: A Changing World Order?" The Global Affairs Seminar at Mason will revisit this conference with an afternoon of panel discussions focused on investment and development aid. This event is open to the public.

Extended CFP ISARS 2019 - Santiago de Chile, "Relations, connections, cosmologies: shamanism and spirit possession under the ethnographic lens"

The International Society for Academic Research on Shamanism (ISARS) and the Program of Anthropology, Institute of Sociology, UC, invites you to attend the 3rd international conference of ISARS which will be held at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile in November 27-30, 2019.

Call for Papers/Sessions has been extended until February 15th, 2019

East Asia Seminar Series at the University of Cambridge

Please see below the speaker list for our upcoming Lent Term East Asia Seminar Series at the University of Cambridge. This term, as you will notice, there are two talks outside of the normal Monday night pattern, we know it’s a bit out of the ordinary, but hope to see lots of you there. 

All talks will take place 17:00 – 19:00 in rooms 8/9, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. As usual the talks will be followed by a 30 minute Q&A, then a chance to stay and have a chat with the speaker over drinks and a snack. 

Extension of Deadline to 28 February 2019: CFP "Cultural Industries in Aging Asia"

International Conference:  Cultural Industries in Aging Asia

We extend the CFP deadline to 28 February 2019. We look forward to receiving your proposal!

Please see the detail at: https://networks.h-net.org/node/22055/discussions/2473857/cfp-cultural-industries-aging-asia