Monthly Archives: January 2014

CFP: Workshop: ‘Survivors’ – Politics and Semantics of a Concept

Berlin, November 20-21, 2014 Center for Jewish Studies Berlin-Brandenburg in co-operation with the Berlin Institute of Technology Center for Research on Antisemitism and the DAAD Walter Benjamin Visiting Professor Organized by Alina Bothe and Markus Nesselrodt The current understanding of … Continue reading

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VORTRAG: Why Genocide?

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Call for Applications: The Holocaust in Eastern Europe in the Records of the International Tracing Service Digital Archive”

  The Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies  at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum  and  The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide  CALL FOR APPLICATIONS  International Research Workshop:  “The Holocaust in Eastern Europe  in the Records … Continue reading

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Migration and Culture in London’s East End, 1800 to the Present

Rich Mix Cinema and Arts Centre, London 20 January 2014, 6.30-9.30 pm This ‘town-meeting’ type event explores the complex stories of migration to London’s East End from the 1800s to the present. The event is co-organized by Cathy Gelbin (University … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2014 at The Wiener Library – ‘Journeys’

On 27 January The Wiener Library will join hundreds of other organisations across Britain and the world in marking Holocaust Memorial Day 2014. The theme chosen by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust for this year’s British national commemoration is ‘Journeys’. The … Continue reading

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CFP: 4th Global Conference on Genocide: Genocide and Mass Trauma: Rising to the Challenges of Comprehension, Intervention, Prevention and Restitutio (International Network of Genocide Scholars)

CALL FOR PAPERS University of Cape Town, 4-7 December 2014 The International Network of Genocide Scholars (INoGS) was founded in January 2005 in Berlin to provide genocide studies with a non-partisan forum through which to present research and analysis on … Continue reading

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CFP: Second USC/Yad Vashem Workshop for Advanced PhD Candidates from Universities in the United States, Canada and Israel who are working on Holocaust Topics

Location: University of Southern California, Los Angeles Date: 25-30 May 2014 (new date) Submission Deadline: 31 January 2014 The Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies, University of Southern California and the International Institute for Holocaust Research, Yad Vashem wish to announce the second joint … Continue reading

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CFP: The Holocaust and the European Societies, Social Process and Social Dynamics

The mass murder of the European Jews was a political process which originated in National Socialist Germany. It was most importantly carried along by political-ideological leading decisions of the Nazi state leadership and a cumulatively radicalising murder practice, which was … Continue reading

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Advanced notice of CFP: The Powell-Heller Conference for Holocaust Education

The Powell-Heller Conference will be held March 12-14, 2014 and will feature current work of Dr. Christopher Browning, Pierre Sauvage, Susannah Heschel and others.  Rounding out the conference  will be faculty involved in the newly-approved Holocaust/Genocide Minor at PLU, Washington State Holocaust … Continue reading

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CFP: Memory, Media, and Technology: Exploring the Trajectories of Schindler’s List

The release of Schindler’s List in 1994 and the subsequent founding of the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation took place amid an extraordinary flourishing of public memorial projects and scholarship on memory. At the same time, innovations in … Continue reading

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