"Encounters" - the third talk: a conversation with Leona Toker on her new book "Gulag Literature and the Literature of Nazi Camps"

"Encounters" Tuesday, February 9, 2021, a conversation with Leona Toker on her new book "Gulag Literature and the Literature of Nazi Camps"

The Avraham Harman Research Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are pleased to invite you:

WASM 2020 In Review Project

With the end of the year upon us WASM is creating a space to reflect on the Trump era, with a particular emphasis on 2020. To that end we are amassing a primary source collection for students and researchers to study in the future.  

 

We are interested in collecting written testimonies about how COVID-19, BLM and other social movements, recent changes to the Supreme Court, and the historic election have shaped people's views and lived experiences. 

 

If you are interested in contributing please fill out this google form: 

ON-LINE EVENT: Nov. 1, 2020 @ 10 AM EST/ Interrogating Evil: A Special Issue of the Journal of Holocaust Research for Lawrence L. Langer on His 90th Birthday

Online event marking release of Journal of Holocaust Research issue in honor of Lawrence Langer's work

The Fortunoff Video Archive will host an online event marking the publication of a special issue of the Journal of Holocaust Research in commemoration of the 90th birthday of Professor Lawrence Langer. Langer, Professor Emeritus at Simmons College, who also contributed a piece to this special issue, remains one of the most productive, important thinkers and authors on Holocaust testimony.

Tomorrow, May 5th, Online Symposium: Fortunoff Video Archive's 3rd Annual Geoffrey H. Hartman Symposium

May 5, 2020. Online Symposium: Fortunoff Video Archive's 3rd Annual Geoffrey H. Hartman Symposium


The symposium will feature presentations of works-in-progress by scholars who are studying testimonies in the Fortunoff Video Archive’s collection.



When: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Tuesday, May 5th, 2020


Wherehttps://yale.zoom.us/j/859985715

Registration is not necessary, just join the zoom link above. 

Presenters:   

The Journal of Power Institutions in Post-Soviet Societies, Issue 20/21 - "Soviet and Post-Soviet Wars: An Oral History Project" is NOW ON-LINE! (free access)

PIPSS is pleased to present its latest issue dedicated to a new project it is launching
on the occasion of its 15th anniversary:

An Oral History of the Soviet Wars and Post-Soviet
An open access oral history collection
A participatory initiative

https://journals.openedition.org/pipss/4783

The Journal of Power Institutions in Post-Soviet Societies, Issue 20/21 - "Soviet and Post-Soviet Wars: An Oral History Project" - is NOW ON-LINE! (free access)

PIPSS is pleased to present its latest issue dedicated to a new project it is launching on the occasion of its 15th anniversary:

An Oral History of the Soviet Wars and Post-Soviet
An open access oral history collection
A participatory initiative

https://journals.openedition.org/pipss/4783

 

ONLINE RESOURCE: Obtain access to the Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies

ONLINE RESOURCE: Obtain access to the Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies

Although testimonies from the Fortunoff Video Archive have already informed inumerable scholarly and popular works, many of the collection’s more than 4,400 voices have not yet been heard beyond a small circle of family members and researchers. Until 2015, researchers needed to visit New Haven to use the collection. Now that the collection is  digitized, this is no longer the case.

PIPSS - Soviet & Post-Soviet Wars: An Oral History Project - Invitation to contribute!

To mark its 15th anniversary, The Journal of Power Institutions in Post-Soviet Societies (PIPSS - https://journals.openedition.org/pipss/)  is launching a new project: "SOVIET & POST-SOVIET WARS: AN ORAL HISTORY PROJECT"

 

Soviet & Post-Soviet Wars: An Oral History Project

An Open-Access Oral History Collection & A Participatory Initiative

 

The project

CONFERENCE:: November 3-4, 2019, Yale University

Conference: November 3-4, 2019, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Rokhl Oyerbakh: The Bridge Between Wartime and Postwar Testimony

Rokhl Oyerbakh was a writer, essayist and a member of the Oyneg Shabes underground documentation effort in the Warsaw Ghetto. As one of the only survivors of Oyneg Shabes, she helped recover buried documentation after the war before emigrating to Israel.

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