Friends and Colleagues,
Friends and Colleagues,
MEMORIES OF JOY
MEMORY STUDIES, SPECIAL ISSUE, FEBRUARY 2019
‘Rwanda After 1994: Stories of Change’ - an international conference to be held at the University of St Andrews on 6 July 2018. Keynotes: Esther Mujawayo and Malaika Uwamahoro.
Attendance at the conference is free but you do need to register.
Our world is ever-fluctuating, nothing is static, and these oscillations reflect upon Cultural and Media Studies. The confluence of research and its environment calls for new modes of understanding spanning cultural, aesthetic, socio-economic, technological, political and environmental concerns. Consequently, we are witnessing the development of new approaches and methodologies in Cultural and Media Studies. In navigating new fields of study, stimulating modes of research are emerging.
The University of Colorado Boulder’s Program in Jewish Studies and the University Libraries' Special Collections, Archives, and Preservation Department invites applications for the 2018 Jim & Diane Shneer Fellowship in Post-Holocaust American Judaism.
GLOBAL WAR, GLOBAL CONNETIONS, GLOBAL MOMENTS
International Conference, July 16-18th 2018
Centre for the History of Violence, University of Newcastle (Australia)
Aim of the conference
Witness to the Age of Genocide. Raphael Lemkin and the Convention of 1948
3-5 December 2018, Warsaw
The Witold Pilecki Center for Totalitarian Studies is honoured to announce an international, interdisciplinary conference in the memory of Raphael Lemkin, Polish-Jewish jurist, author of the term genocide and initiator of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide adopted by the United Nations on 9 December 1948. December 2018 marks the 70 anniversary of the adoption of the Convention.
Historians have long described the fascist tendency to recast or idealize an imagined past, seen both in Benito Mussolini’s desire to create a new Rome and Adolf Hitler’s desire to make Germany “great” again. In Spain, after the loss of its colonies in 1898, the fascist Falange pushed a mythical vision of “Hispanidad,” a type of Spanish-Nationalism that attempted to recast the Spanish colonial period as benign.
An International Conference in Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the War
May 8-9, 2018
Ambassador Inn, Marquette, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Call for Papers
We welcome panels, papers and poster presentations that will contribute to a better understanding of the complexity of women’s experiences in the Nigeria-Biafra War.
The founder of the Holocaust Educational Foundation, Zev Weiss invites applications for the fifth annual Summer Eastern European Concentration Camp and Cemetery Clean-up Program running from June 3 to June 16, 2018. Professors of any rank, graduate students and advanced undergraduate students are invited to apply.