Welcome to H-Empire, H-Net's network on colonial and imperial studies!

H-Empire seeks to bring together scholars and others interested in sharing resources, research and questions concerning the origin, development, working and decline of empires, rather broadly defined across academic disciplines and professional interests, chronological time periods, and geographical regions.

Recent Discussions

CFP: "Ruler Visibility, Modernity, and the Ethnonational Mindset" Wokshop (Aarhus, 17-19 May 2017)

 

CfP “Ruler Visibility, Modernity, and the Ethnonational Mindset”

A Two-Day Workshop (May 17-19, 2017) at the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS), Denmark

Organizers: Darin Stephanov (Postdoctoral Researcher, AIAS) and Peter Bugge (Professor, Aarhus University)

 

CFP: Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home (Buenos Aires, 6-10 April 2017)

*With apologies for cross posting*

Dear all, please see below a call for papers for the conference ‘Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home.’ Do pass this on to anyone you feel would be interested.

Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home

6 – 10 April 2017

National Museum of Immigration

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Call for papers deadline: 14 October 2016

www.heritagesofmigration.wordpress.com

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Sumit Guha
Reviewer: 
Matthew Cook

Cook on Guha, 'Beyond Caste: Identity and Power in South Asia, Past and Present'


Sumit Guha. Beyond Caste: Identity and Power in South Asia, Past and Present. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2014. xviii + 236 pp. $127.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-24918-9.

Reviewed by Matthew Cook (North Carolina Central University)
Published on H-Empire (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Karl Galinsky, Kenneth Lapatin, eds.
Reviewer: 
Carson Bay

Bay on Galinsky and Lapatin, 'Cultural Memories in the Roman Empire'


Karl Galinsky, Kenneth Lapatin, eds. Cultural Memories in the Roman Empire. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016. 376 pp. $85.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60606-462-7.

Reviewed by Carson Bay (Florida State University)
Published on H-Empire (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Katie Pickles, Catharine Coleborne, eds.
Reviewer: 
Vincent O'Malley

O'Malley on Pickles and Coleborne, 'New Zealand's Empire'


Katie Pickles, Catharine Coleborne, eds. New Zealand's Empire. Studies in Imperialism Series. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2015. 288 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7190-9153-7.

Reviewed by Vincent O'Malley (HistoryWorks)
Published on H-Empire (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Imperial Aotearoa

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