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 Holocaust at the Crossroads of Empire: West and Sub-Saharan African Approaches to African, Holocaust, and Jewish Studies Workshop
Please join the US Holocaust Memorial Museum and the UCLA Alan D. Leve Center for Jewish Studies for a discussion with scholars from Ghana, Israel, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Nigeria, Senegal, and the United States as they take stock of the state of African research and archival collections on the complex cultural, spiritual, and social history of West African Jews and the importance of African perspectives to the history of the Holocaust.
Thomas and Diann Mann 2021 Distinguished Symposium Series on Jewish Migration and Displacement
Melton Center for Jewish Studies
The Ohio State University
- March 2, 11:10-12:40: New Perspectives on Refuge from the Holocaust
Moderator: Robin Judd (The Ohio State University)
Marion Kaplan (New York University): Hitler’s Jewish Refugees: Hope and Anxiety in Portugal
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: RESEARCH WORKSHOP PROGRAM
Applications due May 14, 2021
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies invites proposals from individuals and institutions to co-organize research workshops in conjunction with the Mandel Center in 2022.
Following on from the academic roundtable Playing the Holocaust I in November 2020, clips from which you can watch here:
Please join us on Thursday, February 11, 2021, 5:00-6:30PM (EST) for a panel discussion on Rachel Havrelocks’ new book The Joshua Generation: Israeli Occupation and the Bible (Princeton University Press, 2020).
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 25 January 2021 to 1 February 2021. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Genocide. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.
HOLOCAUST, GENOCIDE, AND MEMORY STUDIES
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum announces the call for applications for the 2021 Virtual Curt C.
CFP “What’s New, What’s Next? Innovative Methods, New Sources, and Paradigm Shifts in Jewish Studies” Conference, October 2021