Book Launch: Life is War: Surviving Dictatorship in Communist Albania

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
May 25, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Dr Shannon Woodcock’s new book, Life is War: Surviving Dictatorship in Communist Albania, turns to the small nation of Albania. From sheltering Jewish refugees from genocide in World War Two, this book explores how the multicultural and multi faith Albanian community was attacked by the Communist Party between 1944 and 1991 in order to create a homogenous and violently policed atheist state.

CFP- AAA 2016 :FALSE EVIDENCE OF THE REFUGEE CRISIS: TIME AND WAITING IN CAMPS

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Humanities
 
American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting
Minneapolis, Minnesota
November 2016
 

FALSE EVIDENCE OF THE REFUGEE CRISIS: TIME AND WAITING IN CAMPS

 

"Who's Afraid of ISIS?" A Workshop and Themed Journal Issue on the Politics of Hegemonic Fear

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 15, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Political Science

WHO’S AFRAID OF ISIS?” A Workshop and Themed Journal Issue on the Politics of Hegemonic Fear

Colgate University and On Line

9-10 September 2016

Deadline for Abstracts: 15 May 2016

Keynote:  David Campbell, Author of ‘Writing Security,’ and ‘National Deconstruction.’ Emeritus Professor of Geography, Durham University and Distinguished O’Connor Visiting Professor, Colgate University.

Application Deadline Extended: 2016 Dissertation and Thesis Development Workshop on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
April 15, 2016
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Graduate Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, European History / Studies

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum invites applications for a Dissertation and Thesis Development Workshop that is focused on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union. This workshop will be held from July 18-29, 2016 at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. 

TOTALITARIANISM - HISTORIOGRAPHY, POLITICS AND CULTURE OF REMEMBRANCE IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2016
Location: 
Croatia
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Research and Methodology

It is practically impossible to imagine researching the numerous socio-political conjunctures in the societies of Central and Southeastern Europe, their cultures, historical heritage and politics in the 20th century without scientific study of that which is often called totalitarianism. While the concept of totalitarianism was declared dead several times during the Cold War and afterwards, it nonetheless remains present in numerous theoretical and conceptual reflections on societies and their development.

Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 29, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Historic Preservation, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Social History / Studies
Testimony: Memory, Trauma, Truth, Engagement
The 3rd Global Meeting
 
Call for Presentations
 
Monday 19th September – Wednesday 21st September 2016

2016 Curt C. and Else Silberman Seminar for Faculty

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 25, 2016
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

Deadline Extension: March 25, 2016

 

2016 Curt C. and Else Silberman Seminar for Faculty

Emerging Expertise: Holding Accountability Accountable

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 6, 2017 to April 9, 2017
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Psychology

Emerging Expertise: Holding Accountability Accountable

The Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies (Clark University)

6-9 April 2017

Harry & Helen Gray/AICGS Reconciliation Fellowship Program 2016

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
April 30, 2016
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Korean History / Studies

The Harry & Helen Gray/AICGS Reconciliation Fellowship Program, funded by the Harry & Helen Gray Culture and Politics Program and directed by Dr. Lily Gardner Feldman, is designed to bring two younger scholars or practitioners working on reconciliation themes concerning Germany and Japan to AICGS for a research stay of six weeks. The fellowship includes a stipend of $4,500, transportation to and from Washington, research expenses, and office space at the Institute.

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