H-Net This Week (Nutrition History and Midwest Regional Identity Edition)

H-Net This Week ArchiveOctober 28 - November 3, 2016

Network News

H-Podcast invites collaborators for new podcast series & editorial collective The Digital Hustle


H-Haiti shares interview with journalist Jonathan M. Katz, "Haiti is Not a Theatre of Suffering"

H-Nutrition shares context for old essay on beriberi and thiamin

H-Travel discusses American travel abroad during the Civil War

H-OralHist continues discussion on owning memories

H-Slavery discusses international slave trade in the years 1784-1800

H-Midwest discusses Oklahoma's regional identity within Midwestern studies

H-Women query about U.S. women's history class resources sparks discussion

H-Afrteach discusses teaching online course in African history

H-Haiti shares video of Manno Charlemagne in concert at Duke


JHistory subscriber seeks audio from 1943 NBC Radio series They Call Me Joe

H-Material-Culture subscriber seeks ideas, topics, examples for museum exhibition on coffee

H-Judaic subsriber seeks help with identifying rabbis in artwork by Hungarian artist Ja'nos To'th

H-SHEAR subscriber seeks readings credit in early American economy

H-Urban subscriber query about urban marketplaces for student project on markets in Detroit and Fez


H-Judaic shares searchable copy of Likutey Moharan

H-Holocaust subscriber seeks (and finds) French narration of Night and Fog

H-HistBibl share essential guide to linked data for libraries, archives, and museums

H-Slavery shares online resource for English Slave Trade, 1791-1799

H-Ideas shares series of blog posts about the Third World

H-Slavery shares database of British slave owner legacies


H-Midwest's latest Badger Bulletin about graphic novels and Midwest studies

H-War's latest Hand grenade of the Month on no-fly zones

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nutrition shares recent articles of interest in nutrition studies 

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Animal shares recent publications in animal studies

H-Demog shares recent articles of interest in economic history

H-Eugenics shares recent publications in eugentics 


H-Podcast intern Jessica Kukla's latest podcast episode explores the world of academic podcasting

H-Africa shares Football Scholars Forum's podcast about the limits of soccer for development

H-SAWH shares U.C. Berekely Oral History Program's new podcast From The Outside In: Women In Politics

H-Podcast shares Witch Hunt Podcast


H-Kentucky remembers David O. Welch, mayor, attorney, and esteemed member of the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights

Reviews and Network Publications

H-Diplo: State of the field essay on the United States and the world

H-Empire: Patrick M. Kirkwood reviews Legitimizing Empire: Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican Cultural Critique

H-Florida: Evan Rothera reviews From Slave to Statesman: The Life of Educator, Editor, and Civil Rights Activist Willis M. Carter of Virginia

H-Energy: Lauren Mckee reviews Europe's Long Energy Journey: Towards an Energy Union? 

H-Diplo: Stephanie Amerian reviews Hard Sell: Advertising, Affluence and Transatlantic Relations, c. 1951-69

H-War: Lindsay Rae Smith reviews Confederate Saboteurs: Building the Hunley and Other Secret Weapons of the Civil War

H-War: Nicholas Sambaluk reviews Elusive Alliance: The German Occupation of Poland in World War I

H-War: Thomas Nora reviews Frederick the Great and the Seven Years' War, 1756-1763

H-War: Robert Thompson reviews To Vietnam in Vain: Memoir of an Irish-American Intelligence Advisor, 1969-197

H-Diplo: Roundtable review of Ethnic Diasporas and the Canada-United States Security Community

H-PCAACA: Tania Darlington reviews Fleabag

H-NewMexico: David Pike reviews Irwin Klein and the New Settlers: Photographs of Counterculture in New Mexico

H-Italy: Gianluca Fantoni reviews Schooling in Modernity: The Politics of Sponsored Films in Postwar Italy

H-Diplo: Article review of "The Role of Japan’s Civil Society Organizations and the Deteriorating Relationship between Japan and South Korea"

H-Italy: Catherine Fletcher reviews Il papa guerriero: Giulio II nello spazio pubblico europeo

H-Asia: Anupama Rao reviews Dalit Women's Education in Modern India: Double Discrimination

H-Asia: Robert Nichols reviews The Frontier Tribal Belt: Genesis and Purpose Under the Raj

H-SHGAPE: Dana M. Caldemeyer reviews Farmers Helping Farmers: The Rise of the Farm and Home Bureaus, 1914-1935

H-Pennsylvania: Sharon McConnel-Sidorick reviews Running the Rails: Capital and Labor in the Philadelphia Transit Industry

H-Diplo: Article review of "Explaining the First Contested Senate Confirmation of a Director of Central Intelligence: John McCone, the Kennedy White House, the CIA and the Senate, 1962"

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-Diplo's State of the Field Essay on The United States and the World 

Top Discussion: H-Shear's 2013 discussion of a Thomas Jefferson quote

Top Review: Patrick M. Kirkwood's review of Legitimizing Empire: Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican Cultural Critique for H-Empire

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