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CFP Pop or Modern Art Collecting in Asia

From H-Announce http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=219912

Pop or Modern Art Collecting in Asia

Location: Australia
Call for Papers Date: 2015-03-15
Date Submitted: 2015-01-29
Announcement ID: 219912

We welcome submissions that analyse changes in the significance of pop or modern art to collectors located in Asia. The contributions will be collated in a special issue of the peer-reviewed journal Situations: Cultural Studies in the Asian Context, due in Fall 2015.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report (26 January - 2 February)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 26 January
2015 to  2 February 2015. These job postings are included here based
on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See
the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more
information.



AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Misericordia University - Non-Tenure Track, Fine Arts and Art History

Code of honor and loyalty associated with salt -- seeking references

Posted on behalf of Stewart Gordon, Independent Scholar associated with the Center for South Asian Studies, University of Michigan, gordonstu@gmail.com

I would like to tap the collective expertise and wisdom of H-Asia for assistance with a current research project on the code of honor and loyalty specifically associated with “salt”.

Research Fellows (Doctoral Candidates), Late Imperial and Republican China, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

From: H-Net Job Guide, https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50516

Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Interdisciplinary Centre of East Asian Studies

Research Fellows (Doctoral Candidates), Late Imperial and Republican China

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Germany
Position:   Doctoral Fellow

Position, University of Groningen, Professor of Chinese Language and Culture DUE Feb 9, 2015

For full details see H-Net Job Guide https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50511

University of Groningen, Groningen Research Institute for the Study of Culture, Graduate School for Humanities and Centre for East Asian Studies Groningen

Professor of Chinese Language and Culture (1.0 fte)

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

Professor of Chinese Language and Culture (1.0 fte)

Vacancy number 215010

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Syed Akbar Hyder, Bhagavan,Manu (eds.)
Reviewer: 
S. Akbar Zaidi

Zaidi on Hyder and Bhagavan, 'Hidden Histories'

Syed Akbar Hyder, Bhagavan,Manu (eds.). Hidden Histories. New Delhi: Primus Books, 2018. 328 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-8655284-6.

Reviewed by S. Akbar Zaidi (Columbia University) Published on H-Asia (April, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53364

Author: 
Santanu Das
Reviewer: 
Shrabani Basu

Basu on Das, 'India, Empire, and First World War Culture: Writings, Images, and Songs'

Santanu Das. India, Empire, and First World War Culture: Writings, Images, and Songs. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xxiii + 466 pp. $27.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-44159-0.

Reviewed by Shrabani Basu (Historian and journalist) Published on H-Asia (April, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Adheesh A. Sathaye
Reviewer: 
Swami Narasimhananda

Narasimhananda on Sathaye, 'Crossing the Lines of Caste: Visvamitra and the Construction of Brahmin Power in Hindu Mythology'

Adheesh A. Sathaye. Crossing the Lines of Caste: Visvamitra and the Construction of Brahmin Power in Hindu Mythology. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. 336 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-934111-5.

Reviewed by Swami Narasimhananda (Prabuddha Bharata) Published on H-Asia (March, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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