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

ANN: NEH Summer Seminar on "The Ottoman and Russian Empires: Citizenship, Belonging and Difference" (Washington DC, June 2014)

We invite applications to a National Endowment of the Humanities Summer Seminar for College and University Teachers, "The Ottoman and Russian Empires: Citizenship, Belonging and Difference", to be held at George Washington University, June 9-27, 2014. The seminar is open to fourteen NEH Summer Scholars, teachers of US undergraduate students, drawn from different disciplines and two full-time graduate students. Deadline for applications is March 4, 2014.

CFP: Public Health in the Caribbean and Latin America: A Historical Perspective (York, July 2014)

Diffusionist models of understanding the histories of medicine and health practices in non-European countries have increasingly been discredited. Instead, scholars now highlight the multi-directional movement of ideas and practices between Europe and other parts of the world, as well as the mutually-constitutive character of imperialism, post-colonial ideologies and development projects.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Empire: 23 December - 30 December

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 23 December 2013 to 30 December 2013. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Empire. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.


Baylor University - Oral History Senior Editor and Collection Manager <http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48278>


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