Critical Studies in History

Journal of the History and Theory Reading Group

Volume 2, No. 1 (June 2009):
"The Project of Modernity"



  1. Howard H. Chiang
    The Historical Formation of Sexuality: Europe, China, and Epistemic Modernity Global / 2-18
  2. Craig Clunas
    Modernity Global and Local: Consumption and the Rise of the West / 19-36
  3. Seth Feman
    The Modern's Custodian: The Uses of MOMA / 37-55
  4. Alexandro José Gradilla
    The Darker Side of Modernity: Racialization as an Incomplete Project / 56-76


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