South Asia history seminar at the School of Oriental and African Studies

Happy new year and a warm welcome to the beginning of the new term. Please find attached the list of speakers for the South Asian history seminar at SOAS this term - we have a really exciting line up. This information, as well as abstracts of the papers and the full titles of some of the papers, will be appearing on the seminar website so please keep an eye on that:

SAHSA mixer with the Conference on Asian History

As you know, we have been coordinating with the Conference of Asian History for this year's AHA.  This evening immediately following our business meeting (Marriott Downtown, O'Hare Room, 10th floor from 5-6pm), we will socialize with historians from CAH.  Thanks to Stefan Tanaka, President of CAH, we have a suite for our gathering located on the 44th floor of the Marriott Hotel, Room 4417.  Michael, Anne, and I look forward to welcoming you at the event beginning at 6PM.  Please feel free to bring colleagues.  Wine and small bites are available for a $15 donation.

Agenda for the Business meeting at the AHA

Our business meeting at the AHA is scheduled for Friday, January 6, 2011, from 5-6 PM.  We will meet in the Marriott Downtown in the O'Hare Room.  Please also plan to join us for a mixer with members of the CAH which will immediately follow.  Wine and small bites will be available for a donation of $15.
Agenda items include: 
Membership--dues, recruitment and leadership positions, business meetings
Administrative Calendar--presentation and discussion
Election of the VP 2012/President 2013
Website Re-design and Status update
SAHSA Sponsorship--presentation of protocal, discussion, and adoption
Planning for the 2013 AHA meeting in New Orleans
Opportunities for leadership within the AHA