CFA: Exploring the UN War Crimes Commission (UNWCC) archive at the Wiener Library

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 15, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Law and Legal History

The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide

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The Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy, SOAS University of London

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

RESEARCH WORKSHOP

Exploring the UN War Crimes Commission (UNWCC) archive at the Wiener Library

Deadline for applications: 15 July 2017

Workshop: 11 October 2017, 13:00 – 17:00

Latin America in the Cinema: representations of the particular and the universal of their societies, cultures and arts

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2017 to October 20, 2017
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

The cinema represents conflicts and phenomena, contemporaneous or past, in ways that not only entertain, but also contribute to integrate traumatic episodes by mass audiences, healing the culture. Cinematographic images motivate reflection and build social memory, taking part in the symbolic struggles between ideologies and discourses. The symposium calls for papers on:

Report Workshop on Public Authorities and National Socialist Exclusion Camps

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
February 3, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

Date: 3. February 2017
Place: Topography of Terror, Berlin
Organizers: Frédéric Bonnesoeur (Berlin), Janine Fubel (Berlin), Christoph Gollasch (Berlin), Borbála Klacsmann (Budapest), Denisa Nešťáková (Bratislava)

Report by: Katja Grosse-Sommer (Amsterdam) and Mareike Otters (Oberhausen)

 

 

CfP: Genealogies of Memory. Image, History and Memory

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2017
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, European History / Studies, Film and Film History, Fine Arts, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS

International conference on
IMAGE, HISTORY AND MEMORY
Warsaw, 6–8 December 2017

A project of ‘Genealogies of Memory in Central and Eastern Europe

Biafra at 50: Historical Lessons, Present Challenges and Future Prospects

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
July 6, 2017
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Humanities, Political Science, Social Sciences

The struggle for independence in Nigeria entailed the concession by its elite citizens of local competence in taking over political administration from the colonialists. Nonetheless, the experience within the first republic brought to the fore the complexities of managing such a huge population with multiethnic and multi-religious diversity. The spate of political and economic corruption at the time led to military incursion into political administration, which dovetailed into the Nigerian Civil war, which threatened the survival of the nation then grappling with stabilizing its polity.

CFP: Home as a place for anti-Jewish persecution in European cities 1933-1945 Crossing urban social history and history of the Holocaust

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 3, 2017
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Social Sciences, Urban History / Studies

Together with the Centre de Recherches Historiques (EHESS) and the Institut de Sciences Sociales du Politique (Université Paris Nanterre-ENS Paris Saclay-CNRS), the George and Irina Schaeffer Center for the Study of Genocide, Human Rights and Conflict Prevention is organizing an international conference: "Home as a place for anti-Jewish persecution in European cities, 1933-1945. Crossing urban social history and history of the Holocaust". The conference will be held at the American University of Paris on January 11th-12th, 2018.

CPF: Intersections between Jewish Studies and Israel Studies in the 21st Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 23, 2018 to May 24, 2018
Location: 
Austria
Subject Fields: 
Jewish History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Intellectual History

CPF: Intersections between Jewish Studies and Israel Studies in the 21st Century (University of Graz, May 23-24, 2018)

Extended Deadline - Jews in the Americas: A Visiting Research Fellowship at the University of Florida

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
August 15, 2017
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Type: 
Jews in the Americas: A Visiting Research Fellowship at the University of Florida

CFP: Genocide and Holocaust Studies Conference, Middle Tennessee State University

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2017
Location: 
Tennessee, United States
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Contemporary History

CALL FOR PAPERS

13TH INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST & GENOCIDE STUDIES CONFERENCE AT MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY

21st-Century Perspectives on the Holocaust & Genocide

Murfreesboro, Tennessee

April 18-21, 2018

FEATURED SPEAKERS:

(Dis)Claiming Pasts: Ownership, Responsibility and Contestation

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2017
Location: 
Belgium
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Historic Preservation, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

Between 2014 and 2016 a curious legal battle took place in Amsterdam. The case concerned ancient Scythian treasures a Dutch museum had on loan from museums in the Crimea region. While the exhibition ran in Amsterdam, Russia annexed the Crimea peninsula. This raised the difficult question: to whom should the objects be returned?

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