Tag: Asia


Upcoming Talk: Critical Ethnic Studies, Chicago 2013; And Plans for my time at UCLA

The MLA Job Information List was just published yesterday, and the anxiety is about to surface… But before the job market tension becomes full-fledged, I get to bask in the love and solidarity that abounds at the Critical Ethnic Studies Conference (or so I’ve been told, since this will be my first time attending). This …


CFP of Interest: Ecologies of Urbanism in Asia II: Cities, Towns, and the Places of Nature

Came across this amazing call for papers just now on a listserv for Asian American studies. This conference on Asian urbanism will take place in Hong Kong next summer, but CFPs are due in July. A previous one, with a focus on India, was held in 2010. Not sure what kinds of scholars they are …