Posts Tagged ‘Tom Mullaney’

2011 AHA Pacific Branch Award for Best First Book on Any Historical Subject

July 16, 2011

It is an honor to report that my book Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China (University of California Press, 2011) was awarded the 2011 American Historical Association Pacific Branch Award for “Best First Book on Any Historical Subject.” My heartfelt thanks goes to the AHA and the entire selection committee.


Upcoming Talk at Ohio State University on May 27, 2011

May 17, 2011

Pinyin and the Chinese Typewriter

August 26, 2010

While in Paris, I also made contact with the Musée des Arts et Métiers, where I was able to view the various Chinese and Japanese machines in their collection. In my ongoing effort to track Read the rest of this entry »

Chinese Typewriting and Chinese Telegraphy

August 26, 2010

Following my trip to London, I was also able to conduct exploratory work at the Bibliothèque nationale de France and the Read the rest of this entry »

Working with artifacts

August 26, 2010


It has been rewarding and challenging to imagine the objects of my study biographically – that is, as part of the lifeworlds of their users. Thus far, I’ve had the chance to see machines used by Read the rest of this entry »

My New Chinese Typewriter

July 7, 2009