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
On Monday, May 21st at 7 p.m.
"New Perspectives on Kristallnacht: After 80 Years, the Nazi Pogrom in Global Comparison"
Sites of Transit in Europe from WW2 to the present.
History, Spaces, Memories
Fondazione Campo Fossoli (Carpi, Modena - Italy)
October 4-5, 2018
The conference aims to analyse the roles and uses of transit camps and sites in the European historical, geographical and cultural context from WW2 to today from a multidisciplinary and comparative perspective. The two-day conference is organized by the Fondazione Campo Fossoli, whose mission is to preserve and transmit the history and memories of this Italian site of transit.
Call for Applications: GEOP Interdisciplinary Research Workshops
POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews - through the Global Education Outreach Program - 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.
Important activities of POLIN Museum are related to Jewish art and architecture.
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 26 March 2018 to 2 April 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Genocide.
WAYS OF KNOWING 2018
7th Annual Conference on Science and
Religion at Harvard Divinity School
October 26–27, 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS
Conference Theme: Holocaust and Genocide Trials
Now recruiting “MA in Second World War Studies: Conflict, Societies, Holocaust”.
The Second World War attracts more academic, media and public interest than any other event in history, and it is an integral part of school and further/higher education curricula. This programme will enable you to study the subject in detail, to update your knowledge, and to become familiar with the use of personal accounts, including interviews and testimonies. You will be taught by experts in the field, and you will carry out your own research in your favourite area.