The conference "Sites of Transit in Europe from WW2 to the Present. History, Spaces, Memories" is organized by Fondazione Fossoli and will take place in Carpi (Italy) from October 3 to 6. Thirty scholars will discuss their research works on the topics of the conference. Keynote speakers will be Renée Poznanski (October 3) and Liliana Segre (October 4). Renée Poznanski will discuss her book, written with Denis Peschanski and Bénoît Pouvreau "Drancy. Un camp en France" (Paris,Â Fayard, 2015). Liliana Segre is Senator for Life of the Italian Republic.
The new issue of the journal "Quest. Issues in Contemporary Jewish History" is online.
The issue, titled Holocaust Research and Archives in the Digital Age, is edited by Laura Brazzo and Reto Speck.
Scholars are welcome to browse it here: http://www.quest-cdecjournal.it/
Northeast Modern Language Association: 50th Anniversary Convention
Convention Theme: Transnational Spaces-Intersections of Cultures, Languages, and Peoples
Washington, D.C., March 21-24, 2019
Panel: The Media of Transnational Memory
This panel addresses the theme of the 2019 NeMLA convention to consider the transnational turns in both German studies and memory studies that have prompted a rethinking of national memories in the context of transnational connectedness.