H-Borderlands is the H-Net home for global borderlands historians.  Originally a forum for scholars of the US-Mexico borderlands, it has grown to a wider community of researchers of continental and global border regions.  We welcome transnational historians and scholars in many different disciplines who study historical and contemporary borderlands and border issues.

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3 recent job ads with borderlands potential

Black Hills State University - Tenure Track Assistant Professor (Beginning August 2018) - European History with a secondary field in Latin American, African, Middle Eastern, or Asian history, time period and region open (excluding the Anglo-Atlantic world).
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56745
 

Black Hills State University - Assistant Professor (Non-TT) - 19th and/or 20th century US history with a secondary field in Latin American, African, Middle Eastern, or Asian history. 

Discussion about borderlands in the Mediterranean.

Fellow H-Borderlands members,

Those of you interested in borderlands of the Mediterranean may enjoy reading a couple of new papers. 

Recently the writing system of a Medieval manuscript was revealed to be proto-Romance: i.e. the ancestor to the modern Romance languages. In addition, it is written with a proto-Italic alphabet. It is the only known document of this kind and therefore has considerable linguistic and historic importance.

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