Witness to the Age of Genocide. Raphael Lemkin and the Convention of 1948 3-5 December 2018, Warsaw

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 30, 2018
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Jewish History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Modern European History / Studies

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.

CFP: Far-Right Revisionism and the End of the History: Alt/Histories

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
March 20, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies

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.

Women and the Nigeria-Biafra War

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 9, 2018
Location: 
Wisconsin, United States
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, African History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Women and the Nigeria-Biafra War

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.

2018 Summer Eastern European Study Seminar and Cemetery Clean-Up

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 3, 2018 to June 16, 2018
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies

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.

Ego-Documents in the Soviet Sphere on the Holocaust

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
March 12, 2018
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies

The Moshe Mirilashvili Center for Research on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union of the International Institute for Holocaust Research at Yad Vashem and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum are pleased to invite applications for an international research workshop entitled, Ego-Documents in the Soviet Sphere on the Holocaust: Revealing Personal Voices. The workshop is scheduled for June 3-7, 2018 at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, Israel.

USHMM CfA: 2018 Program on Ethics, Religion, and the Holocaust

Type: 
Seminar
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

 Program on Ethics, Religion, and the Holocaust

Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies

2018 Annual Seminar

After Evil: the Ethical Dynamics of Addressing the Past

June 18-22, 2018

Victims, Perpetrators, Bystanders and Collaborators as historical concepts: Redundant labels, useful categorisations or somewhere in between?

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 16, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Oral History, Research and Methodology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

There’s a big fashion for categorising bystanders, perpetrators and so on, why? Everyone collaborated!

- Interview with a Holocaust survivor, January 2018

The Archaeology of War

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 22, 2018 to June 23, 2018
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Military History, Public History

2018 marks the centenary of the end of the First World War, and the end of a four-year round of commemorative and other historical events associated with 1914–1918. While centenary moments have sparked the funding of commemorative monuments, exhibitions and other events, there has been comparatively little public engagement with the archaeology of sites associated with war. In June 2018 the Australian National Maritime Museum will host a conference to investigate the relationships between public remembrance and archaeology.

USHMM CfA: 2018 Curt C. and Else Silberman Seminar for Faculty

Type: 
Seminar
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, History Education, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Race Studies

 

Racial Practice: Theory, Policy, and Execution in Nazi Germany and the Jim Crow South

June 4-15, 2018

Applications due March 30, 2018

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies