H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SAWH: 29 September - 6 October

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 29
September 2014 to  6 October 2014. These job postings are included
here based on the categories selected by the list editors for
H-SAWH. See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more


Workshop: Exposure and Effect: Measuring safety, environment and life in Asia, 11-12 October 2014

Exposure and Effect: Measuring safety, environment and life in Asia
11-12 October 2014
School of Humanities and Social Sciences,
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

To register, please visit http://teach311.org/exposure-and-effect/

CFP: Gendered Bodies in Literature and medicine

Title: ACLA: Gendered Bodies in Literature and medicine
    Location: Washington
    Date: 2014-10-15
    Description: This seminar will explore the representation of the
       gendered body across literary and medical discourses. We are
       particularly interested in the portrayal of bodies that disrupt
       a binary conception of gender or that vex expectations of a
       specific gender. By investigating the representation of these b
    Contact: lisa.m.detora@hofstra.edu

Wayne Patterson Book Talk: "In the Service of His Korean Majesty: William Nelson Lovatt, the Pusan Customs, and Sino-Korean Relations, 1876-1888"

Wayne Patterson, Professor of History at St. Norbert College, will be giving a book talk on October, 2 from 4:30-6:00pm at the University of Pennsylvania (Stiteler Hall, Room B26). His lecture will focus on the Chinese effort to bind Korea more closely to China involving the absorption of Korea's newly-formed Maritime Customs Service.

Query: Female masculinity in the South

I'm posting this query for a student who is looking for sources on the history and development of a subculture of female masculinity in the South.  She is interested in researching women who identify with the gender assigned to them at birth and as heterosexual, and who "as a community engage in traditionally masculine behaviors such as hunting, fishing, playing sports, and wearing more masculine clothing."  I have found far fewer sources on this than on homosexual women in the South (although there isn't much on that, either).  I am mainly interested in secondary literature, as we have an


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