A One Day Conference at the University of Chicago
25 April 2015
Confirmed Keynote Speaker: Prof. Joanna Bourke, Birkbeck College, London.
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.
David Ciarlo. Advertising Empire: Race and Visual Culture in
Imperial Germany. Cambridge Harvard University Press, 2011. xvi +
419 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-05006-8.
Perry Myers. German Visions of India, 1871-1918: Commandeering the
Holy Ganges during the Kaiserreich. New York Palgrave Macmillan,
2013. 304 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-29971-0.
Reviewed by H. Glenn Penny (University of Iowa)
Published on H-German (September, 2014)
Commissioned by Chad Ross
CALL FOR PAPERS
Intermediate Groups in the Portuguese Dominions, 16th-18th centuries
Tiago C. P. dos Reis Miranda (CHAM/ FCSH-NOVA e UAç) and Bruno Feitler (Unifesp/ CNPq)
The Revista de História of the University of São Paulo (Brazil) invites interested scholars to submit proposals for articles to be published as part of a ‘dossier’ concerning intermediate groups in the Portuguese dominions in the Early Modern Age.
Call for papers: “Beyond Borders: The Practice of Atlantic, Transnational, and
World History,” Graduate Conference, University of Pittsburgh, April 11-12, 2015
Assistant Professor of African History
The History Department at Rice University seeks a historian of Africa at the rank of assistant professor. Open to all periods and subfields. Applicants must have received the Ph.D., or fulfilled the requirements for the Ph.D., by 1 November of the year employment commences, in History or a related field.
The successful candidate will conduct high-quality research, participate in both the undergraduate and graduate programs, and contribute service. A 2-2 course load is standard. Rice University is located in Houston, Texas.