Critical Studies in History

Journal of the History and Theory Reading Group

Volume 1 (December 2008):
"History in Theory / Theory in History"



  1. Brian G. Brereton
    Addressing Enduring Ethnocentricities through a Critical Investigation of the Historiography of Chinese Hell / 2-26
  2. Haines Brown
    The Succubus of Theory and Process Realism / 27-49
  3. Howard H. Chiang
    Empire of Desires: History and Queer Theory in an Age of Global Affect / 50-71
  4. Gregory Jones-Katz
    The Paul de Man Affair: The Presence of the Past / 72-90
  5. Paul Mazzocchi
    Foucault, Benjamin, and the Burden of History / 91-109


Direct all questions, comments, or suggestions to:
Howard Chiang, Founding Editor,