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


Media Rise's "Quarantined Across Borders" Blog Series Launches Today [announcement]

by Srividya Ramasubramanian

Media Rise is honored to curate and present "Quarantined Across Borders" blog series, which launches today June 1, 2020. Please see here for the launch announcement.

The blog series features stories, essays, and poems about being quarantined and taking shelter-in-place during the COVID-19 pandemic.

From 80+ people of diverse backgrounds, races, faiths, occupations, and ages. Stories representing 30+ countries from around the world.


H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 25 May 2020 - 01 Jun 2020[announcement]

by System Administrator

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
25 May 2020 and 01 Jun 2020.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Jaclyn A. Sumner
   Hanley, Anne G..  _Public Good and the Brazilian State: Municipal
   Finance and Public Services in São Paulo, 1822–1930, The_.
   Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018.  288 pp.  $60.00, ISBN
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Autobiography Panel, 118th Annual PAMLA Conference [announcement]

by Emily Travis


118th Annual Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association Conference, Las Vegas, NV

Thursday, November 12, 2020 to Sunday, November 15, 2020
Sahara Las Vegas Hotel
Hosted by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas

*** Given concerns about the COVID-19 virus, organizers will be monitoring the situation as we continue planning for our conference in November.



The Université de Montréal Arts and Medias colloquium. Spaces : Imaginaries, Habitats and Contestations [announcement]

by Martine Saint-Cyr

The Université de Montréal Arts and Medias colloquium was initiated in 2013 by Art History students and progressively opened itself to new disciplines. It offers the opportunity to familiarize oneself with scientific communication, for participants and the audience, in a democratic environment. The committee invites graduate and undergraduate students to explore the 2020 theme: space.


Special Issue "Multimodal Communication: Current and Future Trends" [announcement]

by Rebecca Shen

Dear Colleagues,