Announcements

Exhibition: From Samoa with Love? Samoan Ethnic Shows in the German Empire. Retracing the Footsteps. Five Continents Museum. Munich. Jan. 31 – Nov. 30, 2014

At the time of the German Empire romantic images of Samoa were influenced to a great extent by so-called ethnic shows (Völkerschauen) which were visited by millions of people. The images of foreign cultures popular in Germany at that time – and to this day – date back to this era.  read more »

Call for Papers: Critical Military Studies

Critical Military Studies provides a rigorous and innovative platform for interdisciplinary debate on the operation of military power.  read more »

Job Opportunity: Principal Curator of Africa, Oceania, Americas at National Museums Scotland (NMS)

National Museums Scotland (NMS) in the Department for World Cultures is searching for a Principal Curator working on the collection of Africa, Oceania and Americas (with a preference for expertise in Oceanic collections).  read more »