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Author’s Announcement: New Book: Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire

 

Author’s Announcement: New Book: Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire

By Bedross Der Matossian

Dear Colleagues,

It gives me great pleasure to announce the publication of my new book Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire (Stanford; California: Stanford University Press, 2014).

The book is now available for purchase and course adoption.

From SUP’s website:

CfAbstracts: Gender and Global Warfare in the Twentieth Century, Gender & History: deadline extended

Extended Call for Abstracts:  Special Issue of Gender & History Volume 28:3 (November 2016) on “Gender and Global Warfare in the Twentieth Century”

The deadline for abstract submissions has been extended to October 31, 2014

Edited by Louise Edwards (UNSW Australia), Martha Hanna (University of Colorado), and Patricia M. E. Lorcin (University of Minnesota).

Update to H-Net's Job Posting Policies

Dear All:

H-Net's Council has clarified our job posting policies, opening up a direct-to-network posting option for short-term positions and/or research assistant positions, which no longer need to be submitted to the Job Guide in order to be posted to H-Levant. Please see below for details (bolded text in the original announcement).

Of Interest: Workshop Report: “Arab Nationalism: From the Ottoman Empire to the Colonial Mandates,” University of Basel, September 11-12, 2014

What is Arab nationalism? Where did it come from and how did it transition between the Ottoman Empire and its successor states? How has the topic been studied and how is the topic being studied today? These were the guiding questions for the 2nd Annual MUBIT Doctoral Workshop in Late- and Post-Ottoman Studies at the University of Basel on September 11-12, 2014. Professor Maurus Reinkowski, Dr. Selen Etingü, and Alp Yenen from Middle Eastern Studies of the Department of Social Sciences in Basel organized the workshop.

Query: Dance ReTelling of the History of the Middle East, Post Ottoman Empire

Hello Historians,

I'm posting here in the hopes of finding historians interested in dialoguing with me on my upcoming piece, 'A History of the Middle East.'

This film, which will be the first Arabic dance feature, is the story of a Syrian woman who goes back in time and into the future to create the history of the Middle East.  

Of Interest: "Levantines: Commerce and Diplomacy" Conference, Istanbul, November 3-5

Dear Colleagues,

Please find the press release and full program of the conference below.

Axel Corlu

acorlu@ggc.edu

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THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL LEVANTINE CONFERENCE IN ISTANBUL

LEVANTINE HERITAGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES “THE LEVANTINES: COMMERCE AND DIPLOMACY”

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