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Recent Content

CFP: Conference on Yiddish and Judeo-Spanish: Contrast, Comparison, Contact, Wroclaw May 2016

The Bente Kahan Foundation & The Department of Jewish Studies, University of Wrocław invite you to participate in a conference within the framework of Wrocław European Capital of Culture 2016


Cultural Heritage of the Diaspora. Yiddish and Judeo-Spanish: Contrast, Comparison, Contact


May 8th-9th, 2016, Wrocław


CFP: International Network of Genocide Scholars (INoGS) Conference, Jerusalem, June 26-29, 2016

The International Network of Genocide Scholars (INoGS) will hold its next conference in Jerusalem this coming June 26-29, 2016.

Attached are links to the CFP and the conference website: http://www.inogs2016.org/  (http://www.inogs2016.org/INoGS_2016_Call_for_Papers.pdf?v=3 )