Intersections: Holocaust Scholarship, Genocide Research, and Histories of Mass Violence

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 26, 2016 to June 29, 2016
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations

Intersections:

Holocaust Scholarship, Genocide Research,

and Histories of Mass Violence

 

5th Global Conference on Genocide

The International Network of Genocide Scholars

26-29 June 2016

 

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute

 

Plenary Sessions 

 

Sunday, 26 June

19:00- 21:00 Greetings and Keynote Lecture:

H.E. Adama Dieng, Special Advisor for the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, United Nations

Preventing Genocide Today: Applying the Lessons of the Past to Protect Future Generations  

Handler Auditorium, Truman Institute, Davis Building

 

Monday, 27 June

11:00-12:30: Keynote Lecture

Atina Grossmann - The Cooper Union, New York

Remapping Death and Survival: Jewish Refugees and Lost Memories of Displacement, Trauma, and Rescue on the Margins of the Holocaust

Handler Auditorium, Truman Institute, Davis Building

 

Monday, 27 June  

18:45-20:00: Event in Honor of the 90th Birthday of Prof. Yehuda Bauer

Handler Auditorium, Truman Institute, Davis Building

 

Tuesday, 28 June  

11:00-12:45: Plenary Roundtable Session

Collective Traumas and National Identities

Panel in Honor of Prof. Yair Auron

Handler Auditorium, Truman Institute, Davis Building

 

Tuesday, 28 June  

18:30-20:00: Keynote Lecture

Charles S. Maier - Harvard University

Contending and Demanding Narratives: Genocide, Slavery, Colonialism

Handler Auditorium, Truman Institute, Davis Building

 

Wednesday, 29 June 

16:00-17:45: Plenary Roundtable Session, 
The INoGS in Jerusalem
What Does It Mean to Study the Holocaust and Genocide in Israel/Palestine, A Site of Conflict?
The Van Leer Auditorium

(In Hebrew with simultaneous translation to English)

For the full program visit the conference's website:   http://www.inogs2016.org

Contact Info: 

Amos Goldberg