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Position, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Center for Chinese Studies, University of California - Berkeley

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57139

The Center for Chinese Studies at UC Berkeley is pleased to invite applications for a one-year fulltime postdoctoral fellowship. The term of the appointment is August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2020. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2019.

ANN: Mary Alice Haddad (Weleyan), UTokyo lecture "Environmental Advocacy in East Asia ", Wesleyan University

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The Contemporary Japan Group at the University of Tokyo’s
Institute of Social Science (ISS, or Shaken), welcomes you to a lecture by 

ANN: PhD and MA Scholarships “Reconceptualizing the Cold War,” National University of Singapore

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PhD and MA Scholarships: “Reconceptualizing the Cold War: On-the-ground Experiences in Asia,” National University of Singapore

ANN: Trans-species Listening and Rights of Nature: Legal Persons beyond the Human

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Duke Global Asia Initiative is pleased to announce the workshop "Trans-species Listening and Rights of Nature: Legal Persons beyond the Human" will be held on Duke campus on Oct. 5. The event is free to the public. Please RSVP to Ms. Thakkar at rohini.thakkar@duke.edu.

CFP: Gender and Intergenerational Issues of Transbordering ‘Koreans’

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Call for paper, Gender and Intergenerational Issues of Transbordering ‘Koreans’ (June 7, 2019 at SNU)

The South Korean research team called “Gender and Transnational Migration” and Institute for Gender Research at the Seoul National University (SNU) co-organize a

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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)

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Author: 
Jairam Ramesh
Reviewer: 
Vinita Damodaran

Damodaran on Ramesh, 'Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature.'

Jairam Ramesh. Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature. New Delhi: Simon & Schuster, 2017. 464 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-81-933552-4-4.

Reviewed by Vinita Damodaran (University of Sussex) 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=50474

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CFP: Sinophone Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections at UCLA April 12-13, 2019

Call for Papers

Sinophone Studies:
Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections
April 12-13, 2019
University of California, Los Angeles

 Organized by Professor Shu-mei Shih (UCLA)

Deadline: December 1, 2018