Call for Papers for an Edited Volume: Shelter from the Storm? German Jews and Asians in the Shadow of the Holocaust, 1930-1950

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2019
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, South Asian History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies

Between 1933 and 1939, and especially after Kristallnacht in 1938, tens of thousands of German-speaking Jews emigrated to Western Europe, Palestine, and North America. Since most Western countries would not raise quotas for immigrants, thousands more had to look elsewhere to escape persecution.

CFP - GSA Seminar: Tourism and the Future of Holocaust Memory in Germany and Austria, Oct. 3-6, 2019, Portland OR

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
January 26, 2019
Location: 
Iowa, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Humanities, Social Sciences

 

This seminar invites participants to share and debate the educational and more broadly societal impact of tourism to sites of Holocaust and Nazi remembrance. As a rapidly expanding form of remembrance, tourism to Holocaust memorials, museums, and sites of catastrophe is testing the limits of representation. In Germany, for instance, some memorial managers suggest that the current exhibition designs fail to engage visitors, necessitating new approaches.

CfA: Jewish Experiences and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union (August 5-15, 2019, USHMM, Washington, DC)

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
August 5, 2019 to August 16, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Oral History, Russian or Soviet History / Studies

Jewish Experiences and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union

August 5–16, 2019
Washington, DC

Deadline is March 15, 2019

Call For Applications - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum - 2019 Ethics, Religion, and the Holocaust Faculty Seminar

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
July 15, 2019 to July 19, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Research and Methodology, Teaching and Learning, History Education, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

INTERRELIGIOUS STUDIES AND THE HOLOCAUST: NEW RESEARCH, NEW CONVERSATIONS, co-taught by Drs.Mehnaz Afridi and Victoria Barnett

July 15-19, 2019

Applications must be submitted by February 15, 2019

 

Sixth Junior Scholars Conference in Jewish History: "Radicalism and Resistance in Modern Jewish History"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2019
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Jewish History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Social History / Studies

 

Call for Papers

 

UMass, Amherst Graduate History Conference: "The Routes of History: Knowing Pasts, Envisioning Futures" (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 22, 2019
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Labor History / Studies

15th Annual Graduate History Association Conference

March 8-9, 2019

The Routes of History: Knowing Pasts, Envisioning Futures

In any historical moment, people’s lives are affected by their knowledges and narratives of the past. History is not merely a record but felt experience: injustices, identities and memories at various collective levels, all inform conceptions of the past and commitments to the future.

Holocaust Denial on Trial (HDOT) webpages now available in Spanish and French

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, History Education, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Public History

Holocaust Denial on Trial (HDOT, https://www.hdot.org/) announces that its “Debunking Denial” webpages are now available in Spanish (https://www.hdot.org/debunking-denial/?lang=es) and French (https://www.hdot.org/debunking-denial/?lang=fr). These webpages counteract misinformation and falsehoods spread by Holocaust deniers.

Tourism and the Future of Holocaust Memory in Germany and Austria

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 26, 2019
Location: 
Oregon, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

As the last eyewitnesses to the Holocaust pass away, tourism's importance to the future of Holocaust memory becomes in increasingly conspicuous, for better and for worse. As a rapidly expanding form of remembrance, tourism to Holocaust memorials, museums, and sites of catastrophe is testing the limits of representation.

CFP: 2019 GSA Seminar: Beyond the Racial State: New Perspectives on Race in Nazi Germany (deadline: Jan. 26

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 26, 2019
Location: 
Oregon, United States
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Race Studies

We would like to invite you to participate in the seminar “Beyond the Racial State: New Perspectives on Race in Nazi Germany” at the 43rd German Studies Association Conference in Portland, Oregon, October 3-6, 2019.

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