Monthly Archives: March 2012

CFP: International Conference: World War II, Nazi Crimes, and the Holocaust in the USSR

The National Research University Higher School of Economics; the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies; the Blavatnik Family Foundation; the Centre for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies at the Munk School of Global Affairs and the … Continue reading

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CFP: Citizenship after Periods of Occupation and Collaboration (conference)

Citizenship after periods of occupation and collaboration International Seminar NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies 8-9 November 2012: Amsterdam, the Netherlands CfP deadline: 1 June 2012 In 2012 the NIOD will conclude the research program Legacies of collaboration: … Continue reading

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CFP: Violence Studies

Violence Studies Conference  The Humanities Research Institute and the Centre for the History of Violence 21-23 August 2012: Newcastle, Australia CfP deadline: 1 May 2012 The Humanities Research Institute and the Centre for the History of Violence at the University … Continue reading

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Welcome to our blog

This is the blog of the Newcastle-based Research Group on Genocide and Mass Violence. For more about the group, click here. This post will always remain at the top; please scroll down  for the nost recent posts.

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Trauma and Literature: Special Issue of Journal of Literary Theory

JLT Volume 6/Number 1 (2012) is now available (print + online)  Abstracts of all articles are available online: http://www.jltonline.de/index.php/articles/issue/view/43  Full texts are available online via de Gruyter: http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jlt.2012.6.issue-1/issue-files/jlt.2012.6.issue-1.xml ATHANASIOS ANASTASIADIS: Transgenerational Communication of Traumatic Experiences. Narrating the Past from a … Continue reading

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Fellowships (2012/13) at the Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies

The Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies (VWI) invites applications for its fellowships for the academic year 2012/2013, beginning October 1, 2012.The VWI is an academic institution dedicated to the research and documentation of antisemitism, racism and the Holocaust. Conceived … Continue reading

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CFP: Children and war past and present

Call for papers – Children and War: Past and Present Second international multidisciplinary conference to be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 10-12 July 2013 Organized by the University of Salzburg and the University of Wolverhampton, in association … Continue reading

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Next meeting details

We plan to hold out next meeting on May 16th at 1 pm. Venue R2.22 in the Research Beehive. At that meeting, we plan to discuss 3 texts, as agreed at our first meeting: an extract from David Campbell’s National … Continue reading

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