H-SAE is a network affiliated with the Society for the Anthropology of Europe (SAE), a section of the American Anthropological Association. H-SAE is open to scholars, advanced students, teachers, and professionals who desire participation in academic discussions of the anthropology of Europe.

Recent Content

Author: 
Karen Oslund
Reviewer: 
Kai Heidemann

Heidemann on Oslund, 'Iceland Imagined: Nature, Culture, and Storytelling in the North Atlantic'


Karen Oslund. Iceland Imagined: Nature, Culture, and Storytelling in the North Atlantic. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2011. xvi + 260 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99083-5.

Reviewed by Kai Heidemann (Christopher Newport University)
Published on H-SAE (December, 2012)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Author: 
Bruce Nelson
Reviewer: 
Aaron Thornburg

Thornburg on Nelson, 'Irish Nationalists and the Making of the Irish Race'


Bruce Nelson. Irish Nationalists and the Making of the Irish Race. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012. 348 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-15312-4.

Reviewed by Aaron Thornburg (Duke University)
Published on H-SAE (November, 2012)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Author: 
David Gilmour
Reviewer: 
Naor Ben-Yehoyada

Ben-Yehoyada on Gilmour, 'The Pursuit of Italy: A History of a Land, Its Regions, and Their Peoples'


David Gilmour. The Pursuit of Italy: A History of a Land, Its Regions, and Their Peoples. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. 480 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-374-28316-2.

Reviewed by Naor Ben-Yehoyada (Harvard University)
Published on H-SAE (September, 2012)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Author: 
Jeffrey S. Bennett
Reviewer: 
Agnieszka Halemba

Halemba on Bennett, 'When the Sun Danced: Myth, Miracles, and Modernity in Early Twentieth-Century Portugal'


Jeffrey S. Bennett. When the Sun Danced: Myth, Miracles, and Modernity in Early Twentieth-Century Portugal. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012. x + 238 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-3248-4; $24.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8139-3249-1.

Reviewed by Agnieszka Halemba (University of Warsaw)
Published on H-SAE (August, 2012)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Author: 
Pola Bousiou
Reviewer: 
Damien Stankiewicz

Stankiewicz on Bousiou, 'The Nomads of Mykonos: Performing Liminalities in a "Queer" Space'


Pola Bousiou. The Nomads of Mykonos: Performing Liminalities in a "Queer" Space. New Directions in Anthropology Series. New York: Berghahn Books, 2008. xiv + 308 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84545-426-5; $28.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84545-466-1.

Reviewed by Damien Stankiewicz (New York University)
Published on H-SAE (March, 2012)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

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