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Call for Papers: Religion as Oppression and Liberation -- European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR)

We are happy to announce CfP for the panel "Religion as oppression and liberation” in the 17th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) “Religion – Continuations and Disruptions” which will take place in Tartu (Estonia) 25th– 29th June,

Trinity College Dublin, postgraduate scholarships in Chinese Studies

A range of generous support is available for 2019/20 applicants to the Masters degree in Chinese Studies. Exceptional candidates from a strong academic background will be considered for a full-time tuition waiver for either EU or non-EU fees (worth €8,832/€18,849) and a monthly stipend of €1,000. Additional scholarship schemes are also available for both full-time and part-time M.Phil. applicants (including fee waivers or stipends). Applicants must apply online by 1 May 2019, for entry to the M.Phil. programme in September 2019. 

Re: CFP: Conference: “Us and them: diasporas for others in the Indian Ocean”

Re my post, CFP: Conference: “Us and them: diasporas for others in the Indian Ocean” at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Area Studies , Martin-Luther University, Halle (Saale), Germany.

Please note that the dates in the first posting of this call were incorrect. The conference will take place on 16-17 September 2019.

For further details, please see www.zirs.uni-halle.de/dokumente/2019-09-12-Call-for-Papers.pdf

Apologies for the error.

Iain Walker.

CFP Matters of State: Bureaucracy, Procedure, and Power in South Asia (Princeton South Asia Conference, April 19-20 2019)

Call for Papers

Princeton South Asia Conference, April 19-20 2019

Matters of State: Bureaucracy, Procedure, and Power in South Asia 

Submission Deadline: January 4, 2019

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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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Position, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Hawaii - Manoa

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57991

University of Hawaii - Manoa, Center for Korean Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa School of Pacific and Asian Studies/Center for Korean Studies invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in Korean studies. This is a full‐time, temporary appointment to begin July 1, 2019, and not to extend beyond June 30, 2020, pending position clearance and availability of funds.