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Last Call for Applications! Summer Seminar on Nationalism, Religion and Violence (Deadline: May 25, 2014!)

The 2nd Summer Seminar on Nationalism, Religion and Violence (NRVSS 2014) will be organized between June 23 and July 4, 2014 at the Charles University in Prague by Charles University in Prague and International Hellenic University in Thessaloniki, supported by the London School of Economics – LSEE and PRIO. The language of communication will be English.

The Ethics of Witnessing by Rachel Brenner

Northwestern University Press and its Series "Cultural Expressions of World War II" announces the publication of The Ethics of Witnessing by Rachel Brenner.

The Ethics of Witnessing investigates the reactions of five
important Polish diarists-writers—Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz,
Maria Dąbrowska, Aurelia Wyleżyńska, Zofia Nałkowska,
and Stanisław Rembek—during the period when the Nazis
persecuted and murdered Warsaw’s Jewish population.
The responses to the Holocaust of these prominent prewar