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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

ANN: The World in the City: Metropolitanism and Globalization from the Nineteenth Century to the Present

Dear colleagues,

The DFG-sponsored International Graduate Research Program (IGK 1705/1) “The World in the City: Metropolitanism and Globalization from the Nineteenth Century to the Present” is now accepting applications for the following fellowships and positions during its second phase, beginning May 1, 2015:

12 Fellowships for PhD Candidates (1,365 Euro / month for a maximum of three years)

1 Post-doc Position(Salary determined by qualifications TV-L E 13/14, full time, two years)

CFP: 11th ASLE Conference (Moscow, ID June 2015)

Eleventh ASLE Biennial Conference
Notes From Underground: The Depths of Environmental Arts, Culture and Justice

The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment

University of Idaho, Moscow, ID
June 23-27, 2015

http://www.asle.org/site/conferences/biennial/


Already even then I had my underground world in my soul.
-    Fyodor Dostoyevsky

REVIEW: Parr on Paulett, 'An Empire of Small Places: Mapping the Southeastern Anglo-Indian Trade, 1732-1795'

Robert Paulett.  An Empire of Small Places: Mapping the Southeastern
Anglo-Indian Trade, 1732-1795.  Athens:  University of Georgia Press,
2012.  xiii + 259 pp.  $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4346-4; $24.95
(paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-4347-1.

Reviewed by Jessica M. Parr (University of New Hampshire)
Published on H-War (August, 2014)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

In 1991, Richard White published his game-changing book, _The Middle
Ground: Indians, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes Region,

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