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Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary Workshop in Spring 2021 Hosted by The Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy at Temple University

The Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy (CENFAD) at Temple University is inviting applications for a multidisciplinary PhD student research workshop to be held online in spring 2021.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Diplo: 23 November - 30 November

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 23 November 2020 to 30 November 2020.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Diplo.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Keynote lecture by Dr Juliette Dumont on Latin American cultural diplomacy 1920s-1940s

Dear colleagues,

You are very welcome to join us as part of the workshop "New approaches to the history of soft power in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries" for the keynote by Juliette Dumont "Sinfonía del Nuevo Mundo: emergencia de América Latina en el escenario de la diplomacia cultural (años 1920-1940)"  (in spanish with translation in English provided) on 10 December 2020 on Zoom.

Call for Articles: Expeditions with MCUP journal

The Expeditions with MCUP online academic journal, published by Marine Corps University Press, is accepting submissions of scholarly articles focused on new and unique research into national security, international relations, geopolitics, and political and military history.

Articles must be between 4,000 and 10,000 words, including footnotes, and formatted according to the Chicago Manual of Style (17th edition). Articles under consideration must pass peer review with two positive results.

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H-Net Reviews (H-Diplo)

Author: 
Mathias Haeussler
Reviewer: 
Stephan Kieninger

Kieninger on Haeussler, 'Helmut Schmidt and British-German Relations: A European Misunderstanding'

Mathias Haeussler. Helmut Schmidt and British-German Relations: A European Misunderstanding. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 266 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48263-9.

Reviewed by Stephan Kieninger (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Stefan Eklöf Amirell
Reviewer: 
Michael G. Vann

Vann on Eklöf Amirell, 'Pirates of Empire: Colonisation and Maritime Violence in Southeast Asia'

Stefan Eklöf Amirell. Pirates of Empire: Colonisation and Maritime Violence in Southeast Asia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. Maps. 272 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48421-3

Author: 
Oleksa Drachewych, Ian McKay, eds.
Reviewer: 
Lisa Kirschenbaum

Kirschenbaum on Drachewych and McKay, 'Left Transnationalism: The Communist International and the National, Colonial, and Racial Questions'

Oleksa Drachewych, Ian McKay, eds. Left Transnationalism: The Communist International and the National, Colonial, and Racial Questions. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. 448 pp. $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5873-1

Author: 
Elizabeth Outka
Reviewer: 
Yingying Tang

Tang on Outka, 'Viral Modernism: The Influenza Pandemic and Interwar Literature'

Elizabeth Outka. Viral Modernism: The Influenza Pandemic and Interwar Literature. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. 344 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18575-2.

Reviewed by Yingying Tang (Auburn University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Margaret M. Scull
Reviewer: 
Margo Shea

Shea on Scull, 'The Catholic Church and the Northern Ireland Troubles, 1968-1998'

Margaret M. Scull. The Catholic Church and the Northern Ireland Troubles, 1968-1998. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. 272 pp. $84.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-884321-4

Reviewed by Margo Shea (Salem State University) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)