SHEAR 2023 Panel: Native politics and power OR jurisdictional issues in the early Republic

I am working on a study of Indian sovereignty and police powers during the early Republic, and am looking to form a session with others working on either Native politics and power or jurisdictional issues such as relations between state and federal courts. If you are interested in participating on the panel, please email me ( I plan to assemble a diverse panel.

SHEAR 2023 Panel: Alcohol and drug use and/or slavery and slaveholders

I am assembling a panel for SHEAR 2023 that will focus on alcohol and drug use in the Early Republic, or on slavery and slaveholders, or on some combination of the two topics. My paper will focus on the consequences of slaveholders’ heavy drinking on the people who they enslaved.

EVENT: Concordia University Library / Azrieli Institute Award for Best Book in Israel Studies (May 31 - 12:00 PM ET)

Please join the Azrieli Institute of Israel Studies on May 31, 2022 at 12:00 PM ET (7:00 PM IST) for a virtual event with the winners of this year's "Award for Best Book in Israel Studies."


Call for Paper Proposals: Intoxication and Atrocity: Alcohol, Drugs, and Violence, edited by Hilary Earl, Adam Jones, and Edward Westermann

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Call for Papers
April 15, 2022

Seeking Podcast Hosts for "New Books in Medicine" and "New Books in Drugs, Addiction, and Recovery"

The New Books Network (NBN) is seeking hosts for the podcasts "New Books in Medicine" and "New Books in Drugs, Addiction, and Recovery"

NBN hosts pick the books they cover and record the raw interviews. The NBN does all post-production (audio editing), publication, and promotion.

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