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Brophy, James M. Bookshops, Forbidden Print and Urban Political Culture in Central Europe, 1800–1850. German History. Volume 35, Issue 3, 2017. Pp. 403-430.
CALL FOR PAPERS
14th International Conference on Urban History, Rome, August 29th to September 1st, 2018
Session SS28. Global Trends in the Popular Culture and Nighttime Entertainment of European Cities, 1880s–1930s
Antje Dietze (University of Leipzig, Germany) and Alexander Vari (Marywood University, USA)
Representing Migration: The Legacy of Post-Imperial Migrations from World War I to the Cold War
International Conference at the Center for Advanced Studies, LMU Munich
Organized by Prof. Dr. Christoph K. Neumann (Chair of Turkish Studies, LMU), Prof. Dr. Isa Blumi (Stockholm University, CAS Visiting Fellow), and Prof. Dr. Martin Schulze Wessel (Chair of East European History, LMU)
29 and 30 January 2018
Critical European Culture Studies
Panel Proposal for Council for European Studies Conference
Chicago 28-30 March 2018
Gatejel, Luminita. Imperial cooperation at the margins of Europe: the European Commission of the Danube, 1856–65. European Review of History: Revue européenne d'histoire. Volume 24, Issue 5, 2017. Pp. 781-800.
Association for Borderlands Studies World Conference 2018 – Call for Papers
After the success of the ABS 1st World Conference in 2014, The Association for Borderlands
Hadler, Simon. Europe’s other? The Turks and shifting borders of memory. European Review of History: Revue européenne d'histoire. Volume 24, Issue 4, 2017. Pp. 507-526
Manoschek, Walter. SS-Unterscharführer Adolf Storms and the massacre of Hungarian-Jewish forced labourers in Deutsch Schützen. Journal of Genocide Research. Volume 19, Issue 4, 2017. Pp. 361-381.
Challenging the Paradigms of Memory Politics in Europe
Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies (VWI)
Palais Epstein, Dr.-Karl-Renner-Ring 3
Vienna, 27 November – 29 November 2017
Call for Papers
Marietta Bearman, Charmian Brinson, Richard Dove, Anthony Grenville, Jennifer Taylor. Out of Austria: The Austrian Centre in London in World War II. London: Tauris Academic Studies, 2008. x + 269 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84511-475-6.
Reviewed by Lee Congdon (James Madison University) Published on HABSBURG (September, 2009) Commissioned by Jonathan Kwan
Wendy Bracewell, Alex Drace-Francis. Under Eastern Eyes: A Comparative Introduction to East European Travel Writing on Europe. Budapest: Central European University Press, 2008. 388 S. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-963-9776-11-1.
Reviewed by Patrice M. Dabrowski Published on HABSBURG (September, 2009) Commissioned by John C. Swanson
Paul Reitter. The Anti-Journalist: Karl Kraus and Jewish Self-Fashioning in Fin-de-siècle Europe. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. xii + 254 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-70970-3.
Reviewed by Alison Rose (University of Rhode Island (Providence)) Published on HABSBURG (August, 2009) Commissioned by Jonathan Kwan
Karl Kraus’s Jewish Identity Revisited
Zvi Gitelman, ed. The Emergence of Modern Jewish Politics: Bundism and Zionism in Eastern Europe. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2003. vii + 275 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4188-0.
Reviewed by Alison Rose (University of Rhode Island (Providence)) Published on HABSBURG (June, 2009) Commissioned by Jonathan Kwan
Franz Sz. Horváth. Zwischen Ablehnung und Anpassung: Politische Strategien der ungarischen Minderheitselite in Rumänien 1931-1940. Studia Hungarica Series. Munich: Verlag Ungarisches Institut, 2007. 446 pp. EUR 50 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-929906-63-9.
Reviewed by Stefan Dyroff (University of Berne, Department of History) Published on HABSBURG (March, 2009) Commissioned by Franz Adlgasser
Gerald Stourzh. From Vienna to Chicago and Back: Essays on intellectual history and political thought in Europe and America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. 396 S. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-77636-1.
Reviewed by Jonathan Kwan (School of History, University of Nottingham) Published on HABSBURG (October, 2008) Commissioned by Cathleen M. Giustino
Kevin McDermott, Matthew Stibbe. Revolution and Resistance in Eastern Europe: Challenges to Communist Rule. Dorset: Berg Publishers, 2006. 224 S. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84520-259-0.
Reviewed by Bradley Abrams Published on HABSBURG (October, 2008) Commissioned by Cathleen M. Giustino
A Whole That Is Less Than Its Impressive Parts
Nancy M. Wingfield. Flag Wars and Stone Saints: How the Bohemian Lands Became Czech. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2007. xviii + 353 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-02582-0.
Reviewed by Bruce Bergland Published on HABSBURG (September, 2008) Commissioned by Cathleen M. Giustino
Performing Nationalism in the Bohemian Lands
Jill Lloyd. The Undiscovered Expressionist: A Life of Marie-Louise von Motesiczky. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007. 288 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-12154-4.
Reviewed by Julie Johnson (Department of Art History, University of Texas at San Antonio) Published on HABSBURG (May, 2008)
Art Overcoming Death
Rogers Brubaker, Margit Feischmidt, Jon Fox, Liana Grancea. Nationalist Politics and Everyday Ethnicity in a Transylvanian Town. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006. 502 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-12834-4.
Reviewed by Theodora Dragostinova (Department of History, The Ohio State University) Published on HABSBURG (May, 2008)
Doing Things with Ethnicity in Cluj (Kolozsvar)