Welcome to H-World, a network for practitioners of world history. The list gives emphasis to research, to teaching, and to the connections between research and teaching.

Recent Content

Proposed Panel for AHA 2016

We are looking for a panelist to join a proposed panel for the 2016 American Historical Association Meeting held in Atlanta, Georgia, from January 7-10, 2016.

Proposed Session Title:“Missionaries and ‘Secular Missionaries:’ The influence of American NGOs in the Third World during the 19th and 20th centuries.”

Call for Applications: Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute (Special Topic: "Migratory Aesthetics and Asian/American Studies"

Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute: 

“Migratory Aesthetics and Asian/American Studies”

Penn State University invites applicants for its annual Asian Studies Summer Institute, to be held June 21-27, 2015. This year’s Institute, directed by Tina Chen and Eric Hayot, focuses on the topic of “Migratory Aesthetics and Asian/American Studies.”

New items of interest in Pacific Historical Review

The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following articles that may interest list subscribers:

-"The 'Woman Pigeon': Gendered Bonds and Barriers in the Anglo-American Commercial Community in Canton and Macao, 1800-1849" by Rachel Tamar Van

-"Early California Reconsidered: Mexicans, Anglos, and Indians at Mission San José" by James A. Sandos and Patricia B. Sandos