Monthly Archives: July 2013

CFP (Edited volume): “Transitional Justice” and Legacies of State violence in Latin America

Call for papers, Edited Volume: “Transitional Justice” and Legacies of State violence in Latin America Marcia Esparza & Nina Schneider This interdisciplinary call for papers invites scholars, practitioners and human rights activists to submit essays focusing on the reception and use of … Continue reading

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CFP: Historical Justice and Memory: Questions of Rights and Accountability in Contemporary Society

AHDA’s (The Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability) Dialogues on Historical Justice and Memory Network, at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights, will hold its second annual conference in New York City, December 5-7, 2013. Historical dialogue … Continue reading

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Request for survey participants: Accessing Holocaust-Related Archival Material

The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (formerly the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance, and Research) is seeking information on the difficulties people have encountered in accessing Holocaust-related archival materials. The project’s objective is to identify problems and … Continue reading

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

Mount Royal University, Calgary, Alberta Conveners: Tristan Smyth and Scott Murray Date: February 19-21, 2014 The Understanding Atrocities Conference aims to explore, among other things, the relationship between ‘atrocity’ and ‘genocide,’ and how they are interwoven and understood. By approaching … Continue reading

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Request for panelists (The Aftermath of Violence: The Lingering Memory of Genocide, War, and Political Terror): XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology

[from Lynn Rapaport: please contact here directly] I am seeking panelists for a session on “The Aftermath of Violence: The Lingering Memory of Genocide, War, and Political Terror,” that I am organizing for the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology … Continue reading

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One-Day Workshop: Genocide Studies: Sound, Image Archive (Draft Programme)

November 8th 2013, Newcastle University 09.30 Registration and coffee 10.00-11.30 Panel 1: Legal and theoretical frames   10.00 Roy Knocke (Ruhr University, Bochum and Lepsiushaus, Potsdam) Towards a Phenomenology of Genocide: A Critique of Lemkin´s Cultural Essentialism       … Continue reading

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