New Book - The Whole World Was Watching: Sport in the Cold War (Cold War International History Project)

Author: Robert Edelman, Christopher Young Title: The Whole World Was Watching: Sport in the Cold War (Cold War International History Project) Publisher: Stanford University Press Publication Date: 10/12/2019 ISBN: 9781503610187 Hardcover  (English)

Podcast: Environmentalism in the 1990s

H-Environment subscribers might be interested in a recent episode of the podcast series Barely Gettin' By: The Long 1990s, hosted by Australian historians Dr Emma Shortis and Dr Chloe Ward. The series aims to explore how the politics and culture of the 1990s set us up for today’s catastrophic failures, as well as what is and isn’t considered history.

Black Nations/Queer Nations? Film on Vimeo until June 30

​"In this 1995 documentary, director Shari Frilot highlighted the need to bust open static concepts of race, sexuality, and even nation-states." - Roya Rastegar, Colorlines

 

In 1995, a groundbreaking conference on LGBTQ sexualities in the African diaspora brought together an array of scholars, activists, and cultural workers including Essex Hemphill, Kobena Mercer, Barbara Smith, Urvashi Vaid, and Jacqui Alexander to interrogate the economic, political, and social situations of diasporic lesbians, gay, bisexual, and transgender peoples.

 

New Book - Sugar: The World Corrupted: From Slavery to Obesity

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Author: James Walvin Title: Sugar: The World Corrupted: From Slavery to Obesity Publisher: Pegasus Books Publication Date: 10/9/2019 ISBN: 9781643132303

New Book - Scents and Flavors: A Syrian Cookbook (Library of Arabic Literature)

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Author: Charles Perry, Claudia Roden Title: Scents and Flavors: A Syrian Cookbook (Library of Arabic Literature) Publisher: NYU Press Publication Date: 3/3/2020

New Book - Vegas Brews: Craft Beer and the Birth of a Local Scene

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Author: Michael Ian Borer Title: Vegas Brews: Craft Beer and the Birth of a Local Scene Publisher: NYU Press Publication Date: 22/10/2019 ISBN: 978147987

Tamesis Studies in Popular and Digital Cultures - Call for Publications

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Chicana/o History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Popular Cultu
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