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
Can studying history help us gain perspective on today’s refugee crisis? With the intent of informing, and perhaps narrowing the gap between historical facts and rhetoric, the Editor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies has curated a freely available virtual issue on refugees, featuring relevant articles from past issues of the journal.
Application deadline: March 31, 2016
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum invites applications for a Dissertation and Thesis Development Workshop that is focused on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union. This workshop will be held from July 18-29, 2016 at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.
Delve into Ashkenazi Jewish life and culture at the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (15 W. 16th Street, NYC). Register today!
BEGINNING THIS FEBRUARY:
The Tragedy of Europe’s Jerusalem: Lithuania‘s Jews and the Holocaust
Instructor: Saulius Sužiedėlis
3 sessions, Tuesdays | February 9 – 23 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm
The Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University is pleased to invite applications for fellowships to participate in the 21st annual Summer Institute on the Holocaust and Jewish Civilization from June 19 to July 1, 2016, at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. The renowned program is an intensive two-week course of study designed to broaden and deepen the background of current