Welcome to H-Ethnic, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. This is one of the original H-net networks, with documented discussion logs dating back to June 1993. H-Ethnic encourages scholarly discussion of ethnic history, broadly defined. We make 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.
If you would like to be a part of our team, please reach out to us, via the “network staff list.” We would love to have the opportunity to get to know you.
New Books in Race and Ethnicity Studies
New Book - Emancipation's daughters : re-imagining Black femininity and the national body
New Book - The Genealogical Imagination: Two Studies of Life over Time
New Book - Black life matter : blackness, religion, and the subject
New Book - Becoming a Migrant Worker in Nepal: The Governmentality and Marketization of Transnational Labor (Culture and Social Practice)
New Book - Birthing Black Mothers
New Book - Race and the War on Poverty: From Watts to East L.A. (Volume 3) (Race and Culture in the American West Series)
New Book - The Whites are enemies of heaven : climate Caucasianism and Asian ecological protection
New Book - Keith Haring's line : race and the performance of desire
New Book - Aesthetics of Excess: The Art and Politics of Black and Latina Embodiment
Announcements and Discussion
CFP: SCSC, Albuquerque, NM 1-4 November 2018 (deadline Apr 15)
Sixteenth Century Society and Conference
Call for Proposals
The Sixteenth Century Society and Conference (SCSC) is accepting proposals for individual presentation submissions and complete panels for its annual conference, 1-4 November 2018, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Proposals that address any topic within “the long sixteenth century” are invited. The submission deadline is 15 April, 2018.
FUNDING: GHI Fellowships at the Horner Library (deadline 15 Feb)
Together with the German Society of Pennsylvania, the German Historical Institute will sponsor two to four fellowships of up to four weeks for research at the Joseph Horner Memorial Library in Philadelphia between June 1 and July 15, 2018.
CFP: Migration Network, Social Science History Association 2018 Meeting (deadline Feb 16)
Call for Papers: Migration/Immigration Network of the Social Science History Association
“Histories of Disadvantage: Meanings, Mechanisms, and Politics”
CFP: Situating Empire - The Great War and Its Aftermaths (deadline Mar 30)
Call for Papers: Graduate Student Conference "Situating Empire: The Great War and Its Aftermaths"
PUB: Urbanities-Journal of Urban Ethnography
As Co-Editor, with Italo Pardo, of Urbanities-Journal of Urban Ethnography, I am pleased to announce the publication of the new issue -- Vol. 7 No 2 November 2017. This is a Special Issue on "The Dreams and Nightmares of City Development" and it is available for free download at: http://www.anthrojournal-urbanities.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Urbanities-2017-Vol.-7-N.2.pdf
Table of Contents
CFA: Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute | Special Topic: Infrastructure (deadline March 15)
Call for Applications
2018 Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute
FUNDING: Massachusetts Historical Society Fellowships, 2018-2019 (deadline Jan 15)
Massachusetts Historical Society Research Fellowships
The Massachusetts Historical Society will offer more than forty research fellowships for the academic year 2018-2019. The first deadline, for MHS-NEH fellowships, is January 15. Start your application and mark your calendar with the deadlines below!
CFP: Hofstra Cultural Center Conference, Artistic Expressions and the Great War: A Hundred Years On (deadline Jan 15)
Hofstra Cultural Center presents a conference
CFP: Verge 6.1 (Displaced Subjects) - (deadline Dec 1, 2018)
CFP Issue 6.1 (Displaced Subjects: Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Critical Refugee Studies)
Edited by Tina Chen (Penn State) and Cathy Schlund-Vials (University of CT-Storrs)