Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of August 11 - 17, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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Recent Calls for Papers

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Moving Beyond Paternalism: Supplicants, Saviors and the Politics of Anti-Slavery and Anti-Trafficking in Africa

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: An International Conference, 29th November to 1st December, 2017

Moving Beyond Paternalism: Supplicants, Saviors and the Politics of Anti-Slavery and Anti-Trafficking in Africa

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Recent Items For Scholars

2015-16 Virginia Center for Civil War Studies Research Grants

The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies and Virginia Tech’s Special Collections invite applications for the 2015-16 Virginia Center for Civil War Studies Research Grants. Each grant recipient will visit Virginia Tech’s Special Collections in order to conduct research on some aspect of the American Civil War era. An honorarium of $100 per business day will be provided, up to a maximum of $1,000.

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Latest from H-Net Reviews

Author: 
Dave E. Bernstein
Reviewer: 
W. Lewis Burke

Burke on Bernstein, 'Only One Place of Redress: African Americans, Labor Regulations, and the Courts from Reconstruction to the New Deal'


Dave E. Bernstein. Only One Place of Redress: African Americans, Labor Regulations, and the Courts from Reconstruction to the New Deal. Constitutional Conflicts Series. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2001. xiii + 191 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-2583-3.

Reviewed by W. Lewis Burke (School of Law, University of South Carolina)
Published on H-Law (March, 2002)

Author: 
R. Kent Newmyer
Reviewer: 
Tim Huebner

Huebner on Newmyer, 'John Marshall and the Heroic Age of the Supreme Court'


R. Kent Newmyer. John Marshall and the Heroic Age of the Supreme Court. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2001. xviii + 511 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2701-8.

Reviewed by Tim Huebner (Department of History, Rhodes College)
Published on H-Law (March, 2002)

R. Kent Newmyer and the Heroic Age of Judicial Biography?

Author: 
Tristan Marshall
Reviewer: 
Rosalind C. Hays

Hays on Marshall, 'Theatre and Empire: Great Britain on the London Stages under James VI and I'


Tristan Marshall. Theatre and Empire: Great Britain on the London Stages under James VI and I. Politics, culture and society in early modern Britain. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2000. viii + 211 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7190-5748-9.

Reviewed by Rosalind C. Hays (Department of History and American Studies, Dominican University)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2002)

Author: 
Alan Hayes, Diane Urquhart, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sally Warwick-Haller

Warwick-Haller on Hayes and Urquhart, 'The Irish Women's History Reader'


Alan Hayes, Diane Urquhart, eds. The Irish Women's History Reader. London and New York: Routledge, 2001. ix + 233 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-19914-8.

Reviewed by Sally Warwick-Haller (School of Social Science, Kingston University, England)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2002)

Author: 
Diarmaid MacCulloch
Reviewer: 
Sarah Covington

Covington on MacCulloch, 'The Boy King: Edward VI and the Protestant Reformation'


Diarmaid MacCulloch. The Boy King: Edward VI and the Protestant Reformation. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. xviii + 284 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-23830-8.

Reviewed by Sarah Covington (Department of History, Elizabethtown College)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2002)

The Six-Year Revolution

The Six-Year Revolution

Author: 
Hannah Barker, David Vincent, ed.
Reviewer: 
James Conniff

Conniff on Barker and Vincent, 'Language, Print and Electoral Politics, 1790-1832: Newcastle-Under-Lyme Broadsides'


Hannah Barker, David Vincent, ed. Language, Print and Electoral Politics, 1790-1832: Newcastle-Under-Lyme Broadsides. Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell Press, 2001. xliv + 337 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-85115-810-5.

Reviewed by James Conniff (Department of Political Science, San Diego State University)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2002)

Author: 
Geoffrey Gilbert Plank
Reviewer: 
Carole Watterson Troxler

Troxler on Plank, 'An Unsettled Conquest: The British Campaign Against the Peoples of Acadia'


Geoffrey Gilbert Plank. An Unsettled Conquest: The British Campaign Against the Peoples of Acadia. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001. 239 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-3571-5.

Reviewed by Carole Watterson Troxler (Department of History, Elon University)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2002)

Author: 
Barbara A. Fennell
Reviewer: 
Timothy A. Shonk

Shonk on Fennell, 'A History of English: A Sociolinguistic Approach'


Barbara A. Fennell. A History of English: A Sociolinguistic Approach. Oxford and Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishers, 2001. 284 pp. $51.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-631-20073-4.

Reviewed by Timothy A. Shonk (Department of English, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2002)

A History of the Language: Again and Now

Author: 
Maria Bucur, Nancy M. Wingfield, eds.
Reviewer: 
John Czaplicka

Czaplicka on Bucur and Wingfield, 'Staging the Past: The Politics of Commemoration in Habsburg Central Europe, 1848 to the Present'


Maria Bucur, Nancy M. Wingfield, eds. Staging the Past: The Politics of Commemoration in Habsburg Central Europe, 1848 to the Present. West Lafayette: Purdue University Press, 2001. xii + 337 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55753-161-2.

Reviewed by John Czaplicka (Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies and Ukrainian Research Institute, Harvard)
Published on HABSBURG (March, 2002)

Author: 
Maria Bucur, Nancy M. Wingfield, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mills Kelly

Kelly on Bucur and Wingfield, 'Staging the Past: The Politics of Commemoration in Habsburg Central Europe, 1848 to the Present'


Maria Bucur, Nancy M. Wingfield, eds. Staging the Past: The Politics of Commemoration in Habsburg Central Europe, 1848 to the Present. West Lafayette: Purdue University Press, 2001. xii + 337 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55753-161-2.

Reviewed by Mills Kelly (George Mason University)
Published on HABSBURG (March, 2002)

Pierre Nora Visits Habsburg Central Europe

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