2nd CFP - Clemson Graduate Student Conference

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Call for Papers
February 27, 2016
South Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, European History / Studies, Graduate Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Modern European History / Studies

2nd Call for Papers

Aftermath: European Reactions to War, Genocide, and Catastrophe in the Twentieth Century

History Graduate Student Association Conference

Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina
Saturday, February 27, 2016 8:30 - 5:00

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jason Dawsey from the University of Tennessee - Knoxville. "History as Permanent Aftermath: 'Auschwitz,' 'Hiroshima,' and Guenther Anders' Theory of Mass Annihilation."

Opening Address: Dr. Michael Meng, Associate Professor, History, Clemson University

The Department of History at Clemson University and its Graduate Students invite fellow scholars in the Humanities and Social Sciences to submit papers to their Conference, “Aftermath: European Reactions to War, Genocide, and Catastrophe in the Twentieth Century.” While violence takes a variety of forms, this conference is most interested in how people respond to these forms.

Possible topics:

  • Healing through art, film, literature
  • Political, Social, and Economic responses to violence

  • Cultural Transformations

  • Spatial Transformation

We welcome all scholars to submit proposals and encourage panel proposals. Please submit paper proposals and C.V. to clemsonhistoryconference@gmail.com by December 20th.


Coffee get-together 8:30 to 9:00

Lunch provided for all participants

Registration Fee: $25.00


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Constance Wallace

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