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New Issue: Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society (Vol 9, Issue 1)

Dear Colleague,

This special issue examines textbooks in countries undergoing political transition, change, and convulsion. The articles in this issue raise many questions: What happens to textbooks during the intervals between one form of government and another? How does the information contained in textbooks change during these intervals of instability and uncertainty, and during the phases of the construction and consolidation of a new political regime? 

Reminder and Extended Deadline: Memory at the Intersection of Mass Violence and Socioeconomic Inequality

WORKSHOP: Memory at the Intersection of Mass Violence and Socioeconomic Inequality

Saint Paul University, Ottawa

School of Conflict Studies

April 13-14, 2018

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Workshop Convener: Dr. Anna Sheftel, Saint Paul University

Call for new editor for Oral History Forum d'histoire orale

The Canadian Oral History Association welcomes applications for the position of editor for the Oral History Forum d’histoire orale. The position would begin 1 January 2018 for a three-year term. The Oral History Forum d'histoire orale is the 1-year delayed open access e-journal of the Canadian Oral History Association. The Forum has been published since 1975. This year, there are 499 registered readers of Forum, and has 450+ followers on Twitter at @oralhistforum.

New Articles of Interest in the Pacific Historical Review

The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following articles that may interest H-MEMORY list subscribers:

 

- “‘Into the Dark Cold I Go, the Rain Gently Falling’: Hawai’i Island Incarceration,” by Kelly Y. Nakamura

- “From Memory Making to Money Making? Japanese Travel Writers’ Impressions of Cross-Cultural Interaction in the Southwestern Pacific Islands Battle Sites, 1962-2007,” by Ryota Nishino

- “Surviving the Bomb in America: Silent Memories and the Rise of Cross-national Identity,” by Naoko Wake

 

Call for members: Memory Studies Association

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International Graduate Scholarship Opportunities in History at the University of Melbourne

Dear list members,

Please pass on the following information about these exciting opportunities to your most promising MA students:

International Graduate Scholarship Opportunities in History at the University of Melbourne

The History Discipline in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne is offering Scholarships for international graduate students for commencement in 2018.

Call for Papers - Memory at the Intersection of Mass Violence and Socioeconomic Inequality

WORKSHOP: Memory at the Intersection of Mass Violence and Socioeconomic Inequality

Saint Paul University, Ottawa

School of Conflict Studies

April 13-14, 2018

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Workshop Convener: Dr. Anna Sheftel, Saint Paul University

Confirmed keynote speakers: Dr. Sean Field, University of Cape Town, Dr. Heather Howard, Michigan State University

CfP: Double Exposures: Perpetrators and the Uses of Photography

Conference: Double Exposures: Perpetrators and the Uses of Photography

Kazerne Dossin Memorial and Museum, Mechelen, Belgium, 11–13 January, 2018

In addition to eyewitness accounts and written texts or documents, photography serves as a key medium through which acts of perpetration become known.

War In Asia: Launch of Online Platform for histories, heritage and memory of World War Two in Asia

War In Asia: Launch of Online Platform for histories, heritage and memory of WW2 in Asia

Over the last ten years or so we have seen a rapid proliferation of museums, memorials, commemorative rituals, battlefield tours and re-enactments emerge across Asia, all dedicated to the conflicts of the twentieth century – most notably among them, the Second World War.

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