In December 2016, the film Austerlitz directed by Loznitsa was premiered in Germany casting a light on tourists at Sachsenhausen concentration camp memorial. He notes:
Global Yugoslavia: New research on Yugoslavia in transnational, comparative and global perspectives, 1918-2018
Taking place at Goldsmiths, University of London on the afternoon of 28th November(programme available here), this conference brings together nine academics at different career stages working on the history of Yugoslavia and the post-Yugoslav region.
The JDC Archives is pleased to announce the launch of its revamped website. Along with a crisper and cleaner look and improved navigation, the site’s functionality has been modernized, making it more user and mobile friendly. The website also includes a collection database with pdfs of documents, images of photos and artifacts and an index of 500,000 names.
We are delighted to announce an additional Call for Applications for EHRI Fellowships. We offer additional weeks of access at a limited number of EHRI institutions (see below). The deadline for applications is the 31 August 2018. Applicants will be notified during the second half of September.
The Center for Holocaust Studies at the Institute for Contemporary History will be offering grants for research stays at the Center in Munich during 2019.
A Modern History of Politics and Violence is a book series, published by Bloomsbury, which promotes scholarship scrutinising the diverse histories of political violence in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, across the globe.
Remembering Across the Iron Curtain. The Emergence of Holocaust Memory in the Cold War Era
Founded in 2016 in Amsterdam, th
Dr. Alexander Avram has won IIJG’s Chava Agmon Prize for Jewish Genealogy