- Ellen Dwyer's article, "The Final Years of Central State Hospital," has appeared in the Journal of the History of Medicine and the Allied Sciences, Vol. 74, issue 1 (Jan. 2019): 107-126.
- Alex Lichtenstein appeared on WNYC radio's "The Brian Lehrer Show" on January 16th to discuss his editorial essay, "Decolonizing the AHR."
- Ph.D. student Asher Lubotzky co-authored (with Dr. Ofir Winter) a short article entitled "The Ethiopian Spring: Ethiopian Government's Reforms and their Regional Implications" [in Hebrew]. The article was published in Ifriqiya, a monthly analytical publication for African Studies by Tel Aviv University' Dayan Center.
- Jonathan Schlesinger’s A World Trimmed with Fur won the Joseph Levenson Book Prize. The Association for Asian Studies awards the prize annually to one book that covers an era before 1900 and makes "the greatest contribution to increasing understanding of the history, culture, society, politics, or economy of China.
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