Monthly Archives: November 2013

CFP: Master Seminar in Holocaust and Genocide Studies

The MA in Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Kean University, in the New York City Metropolitan Area, is convening a master seminar on Thursday and Friday, April 10-11, for college and university seniors who are or have studied genocide in … Continue reading

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Report: Workshop on “Genocide Studies: Sound, Image, Archive”

The Genocide Research Group at Newcastle ran a one-day workshop entitled “Genocide Studies: Sound, Image, Archive” on Friday 8 November 2013. The event was generously funded by the School of Arts and Cultures and the School of Modern Languages at … Continue reading

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Genocide Studies: Sound, Image, Archive. Abstracts from the one-day conference

Below is a list of the abstracts for papers delivered at the one-day conference in Newcastle University on November 8 2013 (in the order they appear in the schedule). Towards a Phenomenology of Genocide: A Critique of Lemkin’s Cultural Essentialism … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Opportunities: Yad Vashem’s International Institute for Holocaust Research (2014/15)

The International Institute for Holocaust Research’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program 2014-2015 Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Authority, was established by the Israeli Parliament in 1953. Located on the Mount of Remembrance in Jerusalem, Yad Vashem is dedicated … Continue reading

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Israel Studies Fellowships for 2014 at the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, Brandeis University

Summer Institute for Israel Studies 2014 June 16 – 30, 2014 at Brandeis University & July 1 – 10, 2014 in Israel A program of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University, the Summer Institute (SIIS) helps college & … Continue reading

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Holocaust and Genocide Studies PhD Opportunities at Nottingham Trent

AHRC funding for UK/EU Arts and Humanities research students Invitation for applications to “The Centre for Public History and Museum and Heritage Management”, History and Heritage, Nottingham Trent University The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) will be awarding 410 PhD … Continue reading

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CFP: First Conference of the British Association for Holocaust Studies (Edinburgh 2014)

1 – 2 September 2014, University of Edinburgh Britain and the Holocaust Britain’s role in the events we now call the Holocaust remains controversial. Since 1945 historians based at British institutions have assessed British foreign, domestic, military, economic and social … Continue reading

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CFP: 3rd Global Conference: Monstrous Geographies (May, 2014: Lisbon, Portugal)

This conference focuses on the relationship between the monstrous and the geographic. From historical landscapes of purgation and judgement to contemporary topographical manifestations of the War on Terror and “enhanced interrogation,” and from haunted houses and ancient burial grounds to … Continue reading

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CFP: Rwanda 20 Years After: Memory, Justice, and Recovery in the Shadow of Genocide

On April 7th the world will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda. The genocide itself claimed almost one million lives within 100 days. The aftermath would see an additional one million individuals processed through the gacaca courts and future generations fundamentally … Continue reading

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CFP: Lessons and Legacies Conference on the Holocaust (L&L XIII: Boca Raton, Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2014)

Lessons and Legacies XIII Boca Raton, Florida, Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2014 CALL FOR PANEL AND PAPER PROPOSALS The Thirteenth Biennial Lessons and Legacies Conference, sponsored by the Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University and by Florida Atlantic University, will consist … Continue reading

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