Welcome to H-Ethnic, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-Ethnic encourages scholarly discussion of ethnic history, immigration and emigration studies and makes available diverse bibliographical, research and teaching aids.Below you will find the latest books in Race and Ethnicity Studies. The list includes new titles streaming from the H-Net Book Channel plus new book announcements posted to H-Ethnicity by subscribers. On the right are announcements and discussion in the field. CFPs can be found in the link on the right side of the page.
New Books in Race and Ethnicity Studies
The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following articles that may interest H-ETHNIC list subscribers:
- “‘Into the Dark Cold I Go, the Rain Gently Falling’: Hawai’i Island Incarceration,” by Kelly Y. Nakamura
- “From Memory Making to Money Making? Japanese Travel Writers’ Impressions of Cross-Cultural Interaction in the Southwestern Pacific Islands Battle Sites, 1962-2007,” by Ryota Nishino
- “Surviving the Bomb in America: Silent Memories and the Rise of Cross-national Identity,” by Naoko Wake
Announcements and Discussion
Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d'histoires authors, Allan Downey and Susan Neylan, are being featured on the University of Toronto Press blog in a post in which they link 19th c. & modern sport to Indigenous identity. To read the full blog post, click here.
Alternate Routes: The Red and Black Atlantic
The University of Texas at Arlington
Date of Conference: October 20-22, 2016
Keynote Speakers Special Guest Speaker:
Jane Landers & Jace Weaver Alexander X. Byrd
CFP: Regionalism in Jewish American Literature, Studies in American Jewish Literature, 300-word abstract + brief bio due by April 15, 2016.
We are pleased to announce that Studies in American Jewish Literature: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Theory is devoting a special issue to the subject of Regionalism in American Jewish Literature. Submissions are invited that thematize regionalism and regional identities in American Jewish poetry, prose, drama, life writing, and creative nonfiction from all periods and in all languages of American Jewish literature.