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CfA: USHMM 2019 Summer Research Workshop Program, applications due Oct. 1, 2018

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.

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USC Shoah Foundation Survey Invite

Hello all,

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.

New Research Tool for Human Rights History

The latest addition to Canada's Human Rights History website (HistoryOfRights.ca) is a complete collection of briefs to Canada's Special Joint Committee on the Constitution (1980-1). The committee solicited feedback from Canadians about the government’s proposal to patriate the constitution and entrench a Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

Call for Applications: Summer Seminars with Étienne Balibar, Nancy Fraser, and Achille Mbembe

The Institute for Critical Social Inquiry (ICSI) at the New School for Social Research is pleased to announce that we are now accepting fellowship applications for our 2019 Summer Seminars (June 9 - 15, 2019). Advanced graduate students and faculty are eligible to apply.

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