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The following announcements from H-Net may be of interest to some Jhistory list members.

5th Annual Transnational Journalism History Conference [announcement]

by Debra van Tuyll

The deadline for submission of abstracts to the 5th annual Transnational Journalism History Conference is approaching; it is February 1, 2020. The conference will be at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia May 28 and 29, 2020. Submission are sought that deal with any aspect of transnational journalism history. Papers for this conference may be considered for publication in one of our upcoming manuscripts, details of which will be announced at the conference. To submit an abstract, please send it to Debbie van Tuyll at


Call for Papers – Journal of Race, Ethnicity and the City (Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020)[announcement]

by Kayla Naus

We are delighted to announce that the Journal of Race, Ethnicity and the City (JRE), a new journal sponsored by the Urban Affairs Association, is ready to accept manuscripts for review.

by Petra Trnkova

Photography is a linchpin of the cognitive, imaginative and social potential of modern man. As a causal and mechanical image, as a reproduction technique, or as an extension of the visual senses, from its very outset, it fuelled key social changes, influenced the approaches to learning, interpretation, self-reflection and memory, and made major inroads into the system of art and ways in which various art genres and the media functioned.


H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 6 January - 13 January[announcement]

by System Administrator

H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 January 2020 to 13 January 2020. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


by System Administrator

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
06 Jan 2020 and 13 Jan 2020.

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Ingo Schmidt
   Blum, Mark E.; Smaldone, William, eds..  _Austro-Marxism: The
   Ideology of Unity Austro-Marxist Theory and Strategy. Volume 1_.
   Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2015.  543 pp.  $36.00, ISBN

Reviewed for H-Ideas by Helmut Walser Smith

Przeostrzenia. Polish Cinema in the Face of Political Transformations 1945 and 1989[announcement]

by Sylwia Borowska-Kazimiruk

The Faculty of Polish Philology and the Institute of Polish Culture of the University of Warsaw have the pleasure of inviting you to the conference "Przeostrzenia. Polish Cinema in the Face of Political Transformations 1945 and 1989".

We would like to invite researchers interested in film representations of both these watershed moments or ‘breakthroughs’. We welcome contributions from various scientific disciplines, including film, cultural and literary studies, art history, history and visual culture studies.