Graduate Student Workshops on Cross-Cultural Communication Via Social Media

Bridging the Pacific: Cross-Cultural Communication via Social Media
Academic and professional development opportunity for graduate students 
sponsored by the University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies

A 3-part graduate level workshop series designed to hone students’ cross-cultural communication skills.


New Book Channel Essay: The Many Legacies of Marilyn B. Young

I am pleased to announce the publication of a new commissioned essay on the H-Net Book Channel. Dr. Rebecca Karl of NYU has written a beautiful tribute to her friend and colleague, historian Marilyn B. Young. As both a scholar and an activist, Dr. Young critiqued America's military interventions in Vietnam and elsewhere. Dr.

Re: In Memoriam | The Many Legacies of Marilyn B. Young: An Essay in Remembrance

Please note that one of the titles listed as a Marilyn B. Young publication at the end of the essay was, regrettably, misattributed:

David R. Marples and Marilyn J. Young, eds. Nuclear Energy and Security in the Former Soviet Union. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1999.

The online version at the H-Net Book Channel has been corrected to remove this title.

Call for Applications: Dutch language-course in June 2018 at Columbia University for Graduate Students (tuition-free) - updated information

Applications are invited for a month-long course in modern Dutch, early modern Dutch/paleography, and archival research in Belgium (Flanders)*, each section of which can be taken separately. The course is free-of-charge. Funding has been provided through the Nederlandse Taalunie, the General Delegation of the Government of Flanders to the USA, Columbia University, and the University of Amsterdam.

Guided tour of Japanese Cartographic Collection on March 23, 2018; at Geography & Map Division Reading room, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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March 23, 2018

Re: In Memoriam | The Many Legacies of Marilyn B. Young: An Essay in Remembrance

On behalf of H-Asia let me extend our thanks to Professor Karl for this tribute to Professor Young, and also to the H-Net Book Channel and Assistant Editor Adrienne Tyrey for their work on it.

Please click on the link to view the essay on the web, where you will see the entire essay with the photographs embedded.


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