CfP: REOPENING THE “OPENING OF JAPAN” - International graduate conference at the University of Oxford to mark the 150th anniversary of the Meiji Ishin, 10-11 May 2019
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The UC Santa Cruz Center for World History is now accepting applications for papers or entire panels from presenters for our second annual graduate student conference, "Citizenship in Flux: Migration and Exclusion in World History, 1750-2018" to be held Friday, April 12, 2019 in Santa Cruz, CA. Since the early 2000s, the UCSC Center for World History has fostered a rich set of lectures, conferences, pedagogical workshops, and scholarly conversations in global, regional, and transnational histories.
Bill Nasson. History Matters: Selected Writings, 1970-2016. Cape Town and Johannesburg: Penguin Random House South Africa, 2016. 204 pp. $20.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-77609-027-3.
Reviewed by Richard N. Price (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (February, 2017) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
Richard Bourke. Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. 1,032 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-14511-2.
Reviewed by Gavin Murray-Miller (Cardiff University) Published on H-Empire (November, 2016) Commissioned by Stephen Jackson
Faye Caronan. Legitimizing Empire: Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican Cultural Critique. Asian American Experience Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. 208 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08080-7; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03925-6.
Reviewed by Patrick M. Kirkwood (Central Michigan University) Published on H-Empire (October, 2016) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
Fearghal McGarry. The Rising. Ireland: Easter 1916. Centenary Edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873234-1.
Reviewed by Aidan Beatty (Concordia University) Published on H-Empire (October, 2016) Commissioned by Stephen Jackson