Between 1933 and 1939, and especially after Kristallnacht in 1938, tens of thousands of German-speaking Jews emigrated to Western Europe, Palestine, and North America. Since most Western countries would not raise quotas for immigrants, thousands more had to look elsewhere to escape persecution.
International Workshop: Alternative Archives in Muslim Asia
Kuala Lumpur July 5-6, 2019
The ICAS Book Prize
2nd Call for Papers
The government of India declared a national emergency citing internal instability in June 1975. By June 26th, the day after emergency had been declared, media outlets in the country had received instructions on news that must be censored. Some newspapers ran blank editorials as protests. In the eighteen months that followed, the press censorship rules remained in effect and additional forms of pressure were exerted on the media.
Call for abstracts : The West Network
We are organising a summer school on 'Cultures of Documentation in Persianate Eurasia (15th-19th Centuries) in Vienna this summer, which will run from June 2 to June 7 2019. The deadline for application is February 28 2019.
The 43rd German Studies Association (GSA) Conference in Portland, Washington (3-6 October 2019), will host seminars in addition to paper panels and roundtables. Please participate in the seminar "Asian German Studies."
I am writing to announce the publication of Race and Yoga 3.1 (2018). Race and Yoga is the first scholarly journal to examine issues surrounding the history, racialization, sex(ualization), and inclusivity (or lack thereof) of the yoga community.
The 2nd International Conference on Religion and Culture in Conflict and Peace, will take place on the 26th and 27th of March 2019 in the Sacred garden of Lumbini, Nepal. The conference is organised through partnership between the Lumbini Development Trust and the University of Winchester's Centre of Religion, Reconciliation and Peace.