Monthly Archives: June 2013

International Workshop: Genocide: Contemporary philosophical and sociological perspectives

International Workshop, August 2-3, 2013 Over the last two decades, the phenomenon of genocide has been the object of increasing philosophical and sociological research. Regrettably, the results of this trend on either side remained all too often within the confinements of their respective departments … Continue reading

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CFP: Women Writing War Trauma (conference panel)

45th Annual Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) April 3-6, 2014 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Host: Susquehanna University Panel: Women Writing War Trauma “To write poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric,” Theodor Adorno famously pronounced in 1949, indicating, among other things, that theHolocaust presents … Continue reading

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CFP: Dapim: Studies on the Holocaust

We are happy to announce the joining of Dapim: Studies on the Holocaust to the Taylor & Francis group publication. Starting July 2013, the journal will be published electronically three times a year, accessible to the public in numerous universities and institutions … Continue reading

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Lecture: René Cassin, the Holocaust, and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

René Cassin, the Holocaust, and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Speaker: Professor Jay Winter, Yale University Date: 27 June 2013 Time: 6.30pm Venue:Birkbeck, University of London, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HX. Room B34, Torrington Square main entrance Free event open to … Continue reading

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CFP: World History Bulletin Call for Papers on Genocide in World History (journal special edition call)

World History Bulletin Special Issue Genocide in World History Spring 2014 Call For Papers To mark the twentieth anniversary of the Rwanda genocide, The World History Bulletin is accepting submissions for a forthcoming issue focusing on genocide in world history under the guest editorship of … Continue reading

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CFP: Understanding Atrocities Conference: Remembering, Representing, and Teaching Genocide

We use ‘genocide’ and ‘atrocity’– words that overlap and mix – as we reach for an understanding of the full horror of one people’s attempts to eliminate another. Atrocity is an aspect of genocide, and is at the crux of most … Continue reading

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