The prize is awarded to outstanding publications in the field of Asian Studies.
A new book is out by Michael A. Blaakman.
Apply for a postdoc with the Shelby Cullom Davis Center by January 5, 2024, at 11:59 pm ET.
Under Empire examines two centuries of interactions among Muslim subjects of empires and nation-states around the Indian Ocean world.
Keith Wailoo will give a lecture about his book on October 17, 10 am ET / 3 pm GMT online.
Congratulations to Nick Barone, Emily Chesley, Adhitya Dhanapal, Anin Luo, R. Isabela Morales, Tomer Nisimov, Jeremy R. Schneider, Hannah Stamler, and Robert Yee.
Shaun Cason ’23 ranks among the graduating class’s most promising scholars and unique stories.
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Her book Only the Clothes on Her Back: Textiles, Law, and Commerce in the Nineteenth-Century United States tells the history of law and commerce in this period of the United States by foregrounding textiles, the legal principles associated with them, and the people who used them.
Congratulations to Siobhan Barco, Anin Luo, and R. Isabela Morales *19.
The deadline for receipt of applications and letters of recommendation for fellowships for 2024–25 is December 1, 2023, 11:59 p.m. ET.
Her book, The Great Power of Small Nations: Indigenous Diplomacy in the Gulf South, examines the formation of Native American nations in the Lower Mississippi Valley.
The Prize Committee called his dissertation "a capacious and original study that excavates how the categories of the sacred and the profane were constructed – how sacrilege was understood and, even more importantly, the role that it played in the formation of the sacred."
Yair Mintzker, professor of history, has been named head of Yeh College, Princeton’s seventh residential college. He will begin his term on July 1, 2023.
Congratulations to all members of the History Undergraduate Class of 2023.
Congratulations to Olivier Burtin *17, Haris Durrani, Blake Grindon, and Hannah Stamler.
New books out and forthcoming by Peter Brown, Janet Chen, Ekaterina Pravilova, and Natasha Wheatley.
Lozano was one of four Princeton University faculty members who received President’s Awards for Distinguished Teaching at Commencement ceremonies Tuesday, May 30.
The prize is awarded every two years to the best book in the history of science that is accessible to a wide audience.
News about talks, fellowships, internships, and awards from graduate students Meher Ali, Emily R. Chesley, Zheng Guan, Hasan Hameed, Anastasiia Lystsova, Michael Mandelkorn, Jiya Pandya, Maia Silber, Liya Xie, and Robert Yee.