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American Geographical Society Library Research Fellowships 2023

The American Geographical Society Library fellowship program was created to give scholars from this country and abroad an opportunity to pursue their work in proximity to a distinguished collection of primary sources. Approximately 4-8 fellowships are awarded each year for periods of time usually ranging from two to four weeks.

Eleni Kefala
Brian Bockelman

Bockelman on Kefala, 'Buenos Aires across the Arts: Five and One Theses on Modernity, 1921-1939'

Eleni Kefala. Buenos Aires across the Arts: Five and One Theses on Modernity, 1921-1939. Pitt Illuminations Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2022. 264 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4692-2

Chad Bryant
Joshua Hagen

Hagen on Bryant, 'Prague: Belonging in the Modern City'

Chad Bryant. Prague: Belonging in the Modern City. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2021. 352 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-04865-2.

Reviewed by Joshua Hagen (University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point) Published on H-Urban (November, 2022) Commissioned by Alexander Vari (Marywood University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=58152