Seeking Panelists for Muslims in Pre-Modern China Panel Session, AAR's Annual Meeting (Denver, November 17-20, 2018)

I am putting together a panel on Islam in pre-Modern China for next year’s American Academy of Religion (Chinese Religions Unit) annual meeting (Denver, November 17-20) and am looking to add two/three additional presenters.

I am planning to present a paper addressing to what extent were the distinct cultural and religious practices of Muslims were considered to pose social and cultural threats to the Qing society by primarily analyzing Jin Tianzhu’s 金天住 (1736-1795) Qingzheng Shiyi 清真释疑 (Dispelling the Doubts about Islam).

Working for Oil: Comparative Social Histories of Labor in the Global Oil Industry

Announcing a new publication for energy, labor, and social historians:

Working for Oil: Comparative Social Histories of Labor in the Global Oil Industry (Palgrave, 2018)
Edited by Touraj Atabaki, Elisabetta Bini, and Kaveh Ehsani


Table of Contents:

Introduction - Touraj Atabaki, Elisabetta Bini, and Kaveh Ehsani

125 Years Looking Forward, A special edition to celebrate Lisbon’s Teatro Municipal de São Luiz 125th anniversary

Call for book chapters

125 Years Looking Forward

A special edition to celebrate Lisbon’s Teatro Municipal de São Luiz 125th anniversary

Subject fields including but not restricted to: Theatre Studies, Cultural History, Social History, Cinema, Dance, Performance, Visual Arts, Architecture, Urbanism

Abstract submission deadline: February 28, 2018

CFP: U.S. Catholic Historian -- Immigration after 1880

U.S. Catholic Historian

Future Issue:  

The New Immigrants: Catholic Arrivals after 1880

For thirty-five years the U.S. Catholic Historian has published theme-based issues relevant to the history of American Catholicism.  An upcoming issue will address the theme of Catholic immigration from 1880 to the present. Contributions could include, but are not limited to, studies of the following:

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