H-NEAsia focuses on transnational issues involving the peoples of northeast China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, and eastern Russia. Its goals are to aid communication and collaboration regarding research across this area and to provide an outlet for relevant book reviews.

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Seeking Hosts for the podcast New Books in East Asian Studies

New Books in East Asian Studies (http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/peoples-places/east-asian-studies/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on China, Korea, Japan and East Asia generally. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of East Asianists to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

Call for Applications: Transregional Academy “Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanizations”

The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung – Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland in cooperation with the National University Singapore (NUS) cordially invite doctoral and postdoctoral scholars from the humanities and social sciences to apply for a Transregional Academy. It will be convened from September 29th to October 7th 2018 at NUS in Singapore on the topic of “Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanizations” and chaired by Andreas Eckert (Humboldt- Universität zu Berlin), Weiqiang Lin, James D.

Re: Looking for Maps: Republican Era North China

Hey Kyle,

I came across a 1940 map of Hebei Province with county demarcations in the last few pages (412-13) of 河北省県政状況調査報告. A digitalized copy of the book is available on the National Diet Library's online archive.

Here's a link: http://dl.ndl.go.jp/info:ndljp/pid/1272832. I hope it's what you're looking for. Let me know if it doesn't work.