World History in Beijing
Well folks, I'm off the the World History Association Meeting in Beijing. One year in three, the WHA holds it's conference outside of the US (recent international conferences were in the UK and Morocco). This year's meeting, in particular, reflects a growing Chinese investment in World History, something which to date has largely been a US and Australian affair.
I've got a pretty full slate of duties during the conference, but I'll try to post a bit from Beijing...
comments powered by Disqus
- The U.S. Deported a Million of Its Own Citizens to Mexico During the Great Depression
- Ted Cruz criticizes Tenn. governor for day honoring Confederate general and KKK leader
- Why Trump’s Census Play Is Blatantly Unconstitutional
- Japan, South Korea raise stakes in dispute over forced labor. History helps explain the conflict.
- The President Didn't Always Have Power Over Trade Deals
- A female historian wrote a book. Two male historians went on NPR to talk about it. They never mentioned her name. It’s Sarah Milov.
- Her Book in Limbo, Naomi Wolf Fights Back
- Louie Howland, editor and award-winning maritime historian, dies at 81
- ‘Uncharted Territory’: For Historians Navigating Online Hate, a Scholarly Association Offers a Map
- Smithsonian interested in obtaining migrant children's drawings depicting their time in US custody