H-Genocide is a network for professional scholars, survivors of genocide, authors, historians and other interested people working in genocide studies and related fields, e.g. U.S., European, African, S. American, and Asian studies, to name a few. Discussion topics include the history, analysis, and theory of genocide, all genocides.
Below you will find a continuous updated list of new books published in Genocide Studies. It includes new pubs streaming from the H-Net Book Channel and new book announcements posted to H-Genocide by subscribers. Next to the books are all the announcements, discussions, and queries we welcome here. You will find CFPs in Genocide Studies on the right side of this page under H-Genocide Resources.
New Books in Genocide, Holocaust, and Memory Studies
Announcements and Discussion
The Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University will host the Fourth International Graduate Students' Conference on Holocaust and Genocide Studies (April 12 to 15, 2018), in cooperation with the Research Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. The conference will provide a forum for advanced doctoral students and early post-docs to present their research projects to peers and established scholars.
The Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota, offers Grant-in-Aid Awards to support travel in order to conduct research in our collections.
Large-Scale Violence and Its Aftermaths Summer Institute
Kean University | June 25-29, 2017
Kean University's Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocides Studies Program, along with the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation and Cardozo Law School’s Benjamin Ferencz Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic, invites scholars, practitioners and human rights advocates to a multi-day summer institute in June, titled Large-Scale Violence and Its Aftermaths.
The Genocide Contagion: How We Commit and Confront Holocaust and Genocide by Israel W. Charny, Director of the Institute on the Holocaust and Genocide in Jerusalem has been awarded the “Spirituality and Practice Book Award.”
Shalom (in Hebrew “peace” and “hello”),
VISUALIZING THE HOLOCAUST AND THE USE OF DIGITAL HUMANITIES IN THE CLASSROOM
Founded by the film director Steven Spielberg in 1994, the Visual History Archive (VHA) is a collection of testimonies recorded in order to preserve the words, faces, gestures and histories of genocide survivors. Holocaust survivors’ testimonies, recorded around the world in 28 languages, represent the bulk of the collection (51 333 to this day).
Call for Applications: International Teaching Fellowship - Deadline: March 31, 2017
Seeking Justice: Holocaust History and the Archives of the International Tracing Service, Bad Arolsen, Germany
The George and Irina Schaeffer Center for the Study of Genocide, Human Rights and Conflict Prevention is pleased to be hosting an evening with Pr. Jim Waller to discuss his work on how ordinary people commit genocide and how perpetrators step back into the community to try and transform the very societies they once tore apart. Dr. James Waller is the Cohen Professor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Keene State College (NH).