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 United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies invites proposals from Workshop Coordinator(s) to conduct two-week research workshops at the Museum during the month of July in 2019. We welcome proposals from scholars in all relevant disciplines, including history, political science, literature, Jewish studies, Romani studies, philosophy, religion, anthropology, comparative genocide studies, and law.
ABOUT THE WORKSHOPS
The University of Southern California Shoah Foundation would like to invite you to participate in a survey on the use of audiovisual testimony in research and teaching, especially on the subject of genocide. Your participation will help us enormously in our education and research efforts that aim to contribute to the prevention of genocide.
The Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC) and the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies announce the availability of stipends to support attendance by early career scholars at the conference Genocide in Twentieth-Century History: The Power and the Problems of an Interpretive, Ethical-Political, and Legal Concept, to be held at the University of Toronto October 19-20, 2018. A preliminary program may be found on the HREC website: www.holodomor.ca
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Genocide Studies International
The Future of Holocaust Testimonies V: An International Conference and Workshop
March 11-13, 2019
The Holocaust Studies Program of Western Galilee College, the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research, University of Southern California, and the Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies, Appalachian State University, announce the fifth international interdisciplinary conference and workshop on The Future of Holocaust Testimonies to be held on 11–13 March 2019 in Akko, Israel.
Dear H-Genocide Network,
I would like to draw your attention to a special screening of this groundbreaking documentary, "Hunger for Truth: The Rhea Clyman Story" by Emmy award-winning filmmaker Andrew Tkach.
The film profiles Canadian reporter Rhea Clyman, the first Western journalist to witness and expose Stalin's state-sponsored famine-genocide in Ukraine (1932-1933).
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.
The Police and the Holocaust: The Role of Police Forces in the Genocide of Jews and Roma
May 30-31, 2018 | Guatemala City, Guatemala
Co-organizers: U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. Yahad - In Unum, and the Museo del Holocausto Guatemala
Denial: The Final Stage of Genocide
On Monday, May 21st at 7 p.m.