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Call for Papers // “Across Currents: Connections between Atlantic Studies and (Trans)Pacific Studies” // Special issue of "Atlantic Studies: Global Currents"

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Call for Papers // Atlantic Studies: Global Currents

Routledge, UK: www.tandfonline.com/rjas

Special Issue “Across Currents: Connections between Atlantic Studies and (Trans)Pacific Studies”

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-French-Colonial: 17 August - 24 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 17 August 2015 to 24 August 2015.
See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.


Daemen College - Assisstant Professor of History

Princeton University - Librarian for History, History of Science and
African Studies

Stanard, Selling the Congo, to appear on AskHistorians (reddit)

This upcoming Tuesday, August 25, I will host an AMA, or “Ask Me Anything,” on reddit about my book Selling the Congo: A History of European Pro-Empire Propaganda and the Making of Belgian Imperialism.  The AMA will be hosted on the “AskHistorians” subreddit. 

One reason I was invited to hold the AMA is because Selling the Congo is now out in paperback: