I'm sure many of you will be interested in listening to Stephen Legg discussing his latest book Prostitution and the Ends of Empire: Scale, Governmentalities, and Interwar India on New Books in South Asian Studies.
You can find the interview here:
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.
The Lusophone African Studies Organization (LASO) will award a prize to the best paper presented at the 2014 African Studies Association (ASA) conference by a graduate student or a junior scholar (having completed their Ph.D. after 2010) on a Lusophone topic. Papers that have been accepted for presentation are eligible. Only those attending the 2014 ASA meeting will be considered for the $200 award. Papers have to be submitted as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 10, 2014. Winner will be notified before the meeting.
You may be interested in the perspectives on empire and exploration in this new volume I have published with Routledge as part of its Cultural History series.
Expedition into Empire
Exploratory Journeys and the Making of the Modern World
Edited by Martin Thomas
2015'e Doğru Ermeni Sorunu, Tehcir ve Soykırım:
Düşünce ve Değerlendirmeler
Call for Papers
Victorians in the World
2015 North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference
July 9-12, 2015