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Recent Discussions

Deadline Approaching: Call for Papers: Workshop, “The Activities of ‘the Joint’ in Poland and Neighboring Countries 1945-1989: Reality and Perceptions,” POLIN Museum (August 7-9, 2019)

Researchers are invited to submit a proposal for the workshop, “The Activities of ‘the Joint’ in Poland and Neighboring Countries 1945-1989: Reality and Perceptions,” to be held at the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw on August 7-9, 2019. This workshop is co-sponsored by the JDC Archives and the POLIN Museum. Other partners include the Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University, and the Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies at Columbia University.

Organizing Panel on Jewish Religious Life in the Russian Empire/Soviet Union for the 51st Annual ASEEES Convention, San Francisco, November 23 –26, 2019

I would like to organize a panel on Jewish religious life in the Russian Empire/Soviet Union for the 51st Annual ASEEES Convention, San Francisco, Saturday, November 23 – Tuesday, November 26, 2019. The Convention theme is "Belief".  I will present my paper on Jewish religious life in Kiev after the Second World War.

Apply for the 24th Annual Summer Institute on the Holocaust and Jewish Civilization

The Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University (HEF of NU) is pleased to invite applications for fellowships to participate in the 24th Annual Summer Institute on the Holocaust and Jewish Civilization from June 23 - July 5, 2019 at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. HEF of NU’s renowned Summer Institute is an intensive two-week course of study designed to broaden and deepen the background knowledge of current and prospective Holocaust educators.

ToC: Russian Literature. 2018. Vol. 100-102 (Pasternak-Solzhenitsyn)

Dear colleagues,

the new (triple) volume of Russian Literatrure is now available at https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/russian-literature/vol/100/suppl/C

 

Table of Contents:

Введение. Симптомы освобождения
Анна Сергеева-Клятис

Twilight of All the Russias: The Red Wheel as Literary Historiography
Richard Tempest

Генерал Самсонов в Августе Четырнадцатого: религиозная мифология и культурная архаика
Павел Спиваковский

Reminder: CAS conference in Vancouver (June 1-3), deadline approaching

Dear colleagues,

The deadline for the Canadian Association of Slavists annual conference is approaching! Paper and panel proposals are due by January 19th. All are welcome, but note that you will need to join the Canadian Association of Slavists to attend the conference. See below for details:

Canadian Association of Slavists Annual Conference 
June 1-3, 2019
University of British Columbia, Vancouver

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