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CFC: When Creole and Spanish Collide: Language and Cultural Contact in the Caribbean

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Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Anthropology, Humanities, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Linguistics

ANN: “Global and Transnational Approaches” - New Issue Estudos Históricos – Open Access

Dear H-Empire readers:

We are pleased to announce that the special issue “Global and Transnational Approaches” (vol. 30, n. 60, 2017) of Revista Estudos Históricos is now available online and on open access.

 

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ANN: Global Cultural Encounters, 1750s-1950s Conference (Ann Arbor, 2-4 August 2017)

PROGRAM: Global Cultural Encounters, 1750s-1950s – Between the Material and Immaterial

 

The conference will take place in 1014 Tisch Hall, History Department, Central Campus at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

 

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

 

3:00–3:30 Registration

 

3:30–3:45 Welcome Address

Geoff Eley (University of Michigan), History Department Chair

 

3:45–4:00 Opening Remarks

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Antoinette Burton
Reviewer: 
Richard N. Price

Price on Burton, 'The Trouble with Empire: Challenges to Modern British Imperialism'


Antoinette Burton. The Trouble with Empire: Challenges to Modern British Imperialism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 336 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-993660-1.

Reviewed by Richard N. Price (University of Maryland)
Published on H-Empire (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Li Chen
Reviewer: 
Dorothea Hoffman

Hoffman on Chen, 'Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics'


Li Chen. Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics. New York: Columbia University Press, 2015. 416 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17374-2.

Reviewed by Dorothea Hoffman (Appalachian State University)
Published on H-Empire (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Julia Phillips Cohen
Reviewer: 
Gemma Masson

Masson on Cohen, 'Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era'


Julia Phillips Cohen. Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. 256 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-934040-8.

Reviewed by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)
Published on H-Empire (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
David Stevens
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Stice

Stice on Stevens, 'In All Respects Ready: Australia's Navy in World War One'


David Stevens. In All Respects Ready: Australia's Navy in World War One. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. xiv + 469 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-557858-4.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Stice (Palm Beach Atlantic University)
Published on H-Empire (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

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