A network to provide discussion of any and all water history issues, their relationship to current issues, and to disseminate/share information, including new books and sources.
Conference reminder: "New Perspectives in Environmental History," Yale University, Saturday, April 22, 2017
“New Perspectives in Environmental History”
A Northeast Regional Conference
Saturday, April 22, 2017 | 9:30AM-5:00PM
Luce Hall, Yale University | New Haven, Connecticut
This call is for a single one-year fellowship for a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow wishing to work on the history of water law in Israel/Palestine or a related topic. The fellowship is part of the Israel Science Foundation-funded research project headed by Dr. David Schorr: "Private and Public Water Rights in Mandate Palestine and Early Israel".
Eligible candidates will be one of the following:
Ling Zhang. The River, the Plain, and the State: An Environmental Drama in Northern Song China, 1048–1128. Studies in Environment and History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 328 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-15598-5.
Reviewed by Zhaoqing Han (Fudan University)
Published on H-Water (April, 2017)
Commissioned by Yan Gao
A Dynastic Tragedy Caused by the Yellow River
SOAS South Asia Institute Graduate Conference 2017
Interrogating the ‘rural’ in South Asia: ruptures and continuities
June 12 – 13, 2017