6-7 December 2018
School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon
2019 Penn State Global Asias Summer Institute “Digital Asias”
Penn State University invites applicants for its annual Global Asias Summer Institute, to be held June 3-7, 2019. This year’s Institute, co-directed by Joseph Jonghyun Jeon (UC-Irvine) and Jonathan E. Abel (Penn State), focuses on the topic of “Digital Asias.”
Northeastern University’s 11th Annual History Graduate Conference
(Re)Writing Global Histories: Movement, Memory, and Materiality
CFP DEADLINE: FRIDAY DECEMBER 7, 2018
March 23-24, 2019
Boston, MA, USA
Keynote: Zara Anishanslin, Assistant Professor of History and Art History at the UNiversity of Delaware
The linked piece from Perspectives is not going to be news to most of the people on this list. But it does provide some additional context for a set of issues we are all facing.
Are you looking for something to do over the semester break? Now seeking contributors to a forthcoming four-volume encyclopedia on the daily lives and roles of women in world history to be published by ABC-CLIO, under the editorship of Colleen Boyett, Mildred Diane Gleason, and Micheal Tarver.
What passes for theory in African Urban Studies is dominated predominantly by cases and examples from Western cities and critics. Thus we find that thinkers like Walter Benjamin, Henri Lefebvre, Edward Soja, and Michel Foucault are the main theorists that are drawn upon whereas African cities tend to elude much of this theory.