Category Archives: Europe

The Erased: Human Rights in Slovenia

A review of Becoming Erased: State Power and Human Rights in Slovenia, by Toby Martin Applegate. After the secession from Yugoslavia and as a result…

Futuristic Writings in 19th-Century France

A Review of The Future Looks Backward: Projection and the Historical Imagination in 19th-Century France, by Thomas Chapman Wing. A sense of the future is…

Spanish Travelers in China, 1870-1910

A review of Nostalgia imperial: crónicas de viajeros españoles por China (1870-1910) [Imperial Nostalgia: chronicles of Spanish travelers in China (1870-1910)], by Qing Ai. Spaniards…

Spain and the Opium Trade in East Asia

A Review of La Participación Española en la Economía del Opio en Asia Oriental tras el Fin del Galeón (The Spanish involvement in opium economy…

Punk Avant-Gardes in East Germany

A review of Punk Avant-Gardes: Disengagement and the End of East Germany, by Seth Howes. Seth Howes’s exploration of the material and theoretical realities of…