In 2017, a year of difficult and often appalling events both on the national and international stage, monument culture unexpectedly became the centerpiece of discussion, protest, activism, and vandalism. Scholars and preservationists witnessed monument culture move from the margins to the center of society, both in the United States and in many other countries around the world.
H-Memory is a network open to all academics and researchers concerned with Memory Studies. This inter-disciplinary field interests itself in how humans remember and represent that memory, be it through literature, monuments, historical works, or in their own private lives.
The Wolfsonian-FIU Fellowship Program
Memory Studies Association
2nd Annual Conference, Copenhagen, 14-16 December 2017
The Memory Studies Association, which was founded to be the central scholarly organization for the advancement of memory studies worldwide, is pleased to invite all interested in the political, social, and cultural dimensions of memory to attend its 2nd annual meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, 14-16 December 2017.
Dear colleagues and students,
The Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies at the University of Victoria is now accepting applications for our two-year interdisciplinary MA Stream in Holocaust Studies.