Monthly Archives: July 2012

CFP: Political Violence in East Central and Southeastern Europe, 1945-1989

The “Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena – Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century: Comparative Historical Experience” at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena is an institute for advanced study of the historical events of the 20th century in Central and Eastern Europe. … Continue reading

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CFP: 3rd Global Conference: Trauma: Theory and Practice

Tuesday 19th March – Friday 22nd March 2013 Lisbon, Portugal Call for Presentation: This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to examine and explore issues surrounding individual and collective trauma in terms of practice, theory and lived reality. Trauma studies has … Continue reading

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CFP: Local Memory, Global Ethics, Justice: The Politics of Historical Dialogue in Contemporary Society (conference)

The Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability (AHDA) at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights will hold its first annual conference in New York City, December 11-14, 2012. The conference will be co-hosted by the Guantanamo Public … Continue reading

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CFP: War Documentaries (Journal special edition)

The journal InMedia (http://inmedia.revues.org/) devotes an issue to the study of “war documentaries” in the English-speaking world. Documentaries provide a first-hand window into the war: whether they are based on media archival footage or witnesses’ visual and oral accounts, documentaries … Continue reading

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Series: Modernity / Politics / Violence (call for book proposals)

Modernity / Politics / Violence is a new book series dedicated to explorations of a wide variety of extreme phenomena, spanning lone wolf terrorists to genocides, in the modern world. Published by Continuum / Bloomsbury, the series will provide a … Continue reading

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Auschwitz Jewish Center Faculty Development Seminar

The deadline is approaching for the Auschwitz Jewish Center’s new winter ten-day/nine-night study trip to Poland for college and university faculty who teach the Holocaust in any discipline. The AJC Faculty Development Seminar offers a unique educational opportunity to learn about the Holocaust in … Continue reading

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CFP: The Future of Holocaust Studies (conference)

Southampton and Winchester 29-31 July 2013 As we approach the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the camps in 2014 and 2015, the era of the living witnesses to the events of the Holocaust is drawing to a close. This conference will … Continue reading

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CFP: ‘Memory Revisited. The Holocaust in European Art and Popular Culture in the New Millennium’ (Conference)

21-23 March 2013, The Hugo Valentin Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden Art and popular culture have played a crucial role in raising global awareness of the genocide of the European Jews, and have contributed to the development of a cosmopolitan memory … Continue reading

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