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Graduate Student Workshops on Cross-Cultural Communication Via Social Media

Bridging the Pacific: Cross-Cultural Communication via Social Media
Academic and professional development opportunity for graduate students 
sponsored by the University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies

A 3-part graduate level workshop series designed to hone students’ cross-cultural communication skills.

Benefits:

Re: CFP: Narratives of (Il)legibility in East Asia | Graduate Student Symposium | May 5, 2018 at UIUC

“Narratives of (Il)legibility in East Asia”

Call for Papers: 5th Annual SEAS Graduate Student Symposium

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

May 5th, 2018

Application: https://goo.gl/forms/aSnO4QCeNjHmb4VH2

Keynote Speaker: Johanna Ransmeier, University of Chicago

CFP, Contact - Conquest - Colonization: Practices of Comparing between Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas, from Antiquity to Present

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: October 11, 2018 to October 13, 2018

Re: MLA 2019 (Chicago) Special Session CFP: Southeast Asian Textual Translations and Transactions

This is a detailed follow-up to a previously-circulated CFP for a Special Session of the MLA 2019 Convention (Jan 3-6, 2019 in Chicago) sponsored by the CLCS Southeast Asian and Southeast Asian Diasporic Forum:

Southeast Asian Textual Translations and Transactions

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Subscribe to H-Asia: Reviews

Recent Reviews

Author: 
Madeline Y. Hsu
Reviewer: 
Karen Leonard

Leonard on Hsu, 'The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority'


Madeline Y. Hsu. The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority. Politics and Society in Modern America Series. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. 352 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-16402-1.

Reviewed by Karen Leonard (University of California-Irvine)
Published on H-Asia (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
Audrey Truschke
Reviewer: 
Supriya Gandhi

Gandhi on Truschke, 'Culture of Encounters: Sanskrit at the Mughal Court'


Audrey Truschke. Culture of Encounters: Sanskrit at the Mughal Court. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016. 384 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17362-9.

Reviewed by Supriya Gandhi (Yale University)
Published on H-Asia (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
L. H. M. Ling, Adriana Erthal Abdenur, Payal Banerjee, Nimmi Kurian, Mahendra P. Lama, Li Bo
Reviewer: 
Anirudh Deshpande

Deshpande on Ling and Abdenur and Banerjee and Kurian and Lama and Bo, 'India China: Rethinking Borders and Security'


L. H. M. Ling, Adriana Erthal Abdenur, Payal Banerjee, Nimmi Kurian, Mahendra P. Lama, Li Bo. India China: Rethinking Borders and Security. Configurations: Critical Studies of World Politics Series. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2016. 192 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13006-1.

Recent Threads

Graduate Student Workshops on Cross-Cultural Communication Via Social Media

Bridging the Pacific: Cross-Cultural Communication via Social Media
Academic and professional development opportunity for graduate students 
sponsored by the University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies

A 3-part graduate level workshop series designed to hone students’ cross-cultural communication skills.

Benefits:

CFP, Contact - Conquest - Colonization: Practices of Comparing between Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas, from Antiquity to Present

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: October 11, 2018 to October 13, 2018