CFP: Narrative & Nostalgia - Conference Virginia Tech - March 2019

Michel-Rolph Trouillot closed his 1995 Silencing the Past by reminding us that “History doesn’t belong only to its narrators, professional or amateur. While some of us debate what history is or was, others take it in their own hands.” This is nowhere more true than in two historical periods seldom in conversation - the 11th-century phenomenon called the Crusades, and the 19th-century American Civil War.

Canadian Oral History Association Prize

Canadian Oral History Association (COHA) Prize

The Canadian Oral History Association (COHA) Prize is awarded to an outstanding example of oral history practise.  Eligible initiatives include oral history projects, books, articles, exhibitions, films, and other activities that actively engage with oral history.  Scholarly and popular works are eligible for consideration.  Community practitioners are especially encouraged to apply.


Works produced or published in the previous year are eligible for entry.  


2019 JDC Archives Fellowship Program

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for its 2019 fellowship program. In 2019, 6 fellowships will be awarded to senior scholars, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and independent researchers to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or in Jerusalem.

Who is Europe? - international conference

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews and Newcastle University are organizing a conference on the topic “Who is Europe?”. It will be of interest to academics from a wide range of disciplines, as well as to museum and heritage professionals.

22-23 November (Thursday - Friday), POLIN Museum, free admission, BOOKING REQUIRED >>


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