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 Federal Association Information and Advice for Survivors of Nazi Persecution (Bundesverband Information & Beratung für NS-Verfolgte e.V.) (Federal Association) is calling for participation in two moderator-led working groups on historico-political education and psychosocial issues, respectively, in relation to the work of and to working with descendants of victims of Nazi persecution.
The Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University (HEF) is pleased to announce the 2018 Sharon Abramson Research Grant competition. HEF will award five grants of up to $4,000 to support research related to the Holocaust of European Jewry. Graduate students in PhD programs who have completed their qualifying exams and university/college faculty at all levels whose research centers on the Holocaust are eligible for this grant. We encourage applications in all disciplines.
Ninth Annual International Graduate Student Workshop
April 20 and 21, 2018
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Abstracts are due on November 15, 2017.
James Renton and Benjamin Gidley (eds).
Call for Papers
Special Issue on Raphael Lemkin
(to be published in 2018)
The editors of Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal solicit articles for a special issue on Raphael Lemkin. The issue will consist 5 to 10 analytical and original research articles between 5,000 and 10,000 words. We are interested in articles on the following:
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16 October 2017 to 23 October 2017. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Genocide.
The Visual History Archive, Research Experience
The George and Irina Schaeffer Center for the Study of Genocide, Human Rights and Conflict Prevention, American University of Paris
USC Shoah Foundation (France)
Outside guests must register online
THURSDAY OCTOBER 26, 2017
Prof Stef Craps
Cultural Memory Studies Initiative, Ghent University
Tuesday 24th October 2017, Wolfson Research Exchange, 12.00 - 13.00
Bearing Witness to the Anthropocene