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
WORDS THAT KILL, May 28-30th, 2018
The American University of Paris, The George and Irina Schaeffer Center for the Study of Genocide, Human Rights and Conflict Prevention
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum invites applications for the international seminar “A Research Introduction to Jewish Life and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union.” This seminar will be held January 8-12, 2018, at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC.
Call for Applications: GEOP Interdisciplinary Research Workshops
POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites individuals and institutions to propose three-day research workshops to be held at POLIN Museum on topics related to the history and culture of Polish Jews, including new perspectives on public history, museums, and cultural memory. We especially encourage interdisciplinary and comparative approaches.
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.
Schedule for Echoes of Fascism in Contemporary Culture, Politics and Society
FRIDAY MAY 26TH 2017, University of Sussex (School of Media, Film and Music)
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.
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
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.”