Tag Archives: Holocaust

CFP Deadline: May 12, International Holocaust Studies Conference, USA

[ May 5, 2015 to May 12, 2015. ] The 12th International Holocaust Studies Conference on Global Perspectives on the Holocaust will be held October 20-23, 2015, at at Middle Tennessee State University. Individual papers or panels by researchers, faculty members, independent scholars and advanced graduate students on ALL aspects of Holocaust and genocide studies will be considered, but those connected to the featured [...]

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CFA Deadline: March 1, Faculty Seminar on Building Christian-Jewish Understanding after the Holocaust, USA

[ February 16, 2015 to March 1, 2015. ] The Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum announces its annual faculty seminar: “Building Christian-Jewish Understanding after the Holocaust,” from June 8–12, 2015. The seminar leaders are Philip A. Cunningham, director, Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations at Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, and Ruth Langer, professor of Jewish studies and associate director [...]

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CFA Deadline: Jan. 12, Summer Fellowships, Auschwitz Jewish Center, Poland

[ January 4, 2015 to January 12, 2015. ] The Auschwitz Jewish Center Fellows Program is now accepting applications from graduate students and the class of 2015. Since 2000, the AJC Fellows Program has provided a unique educational opportunity to learn about the Holocaust in situ in the context of Poland’s history and Jewish heritage. Through travel in Poland for three weeks, during which [...]

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CFA Deadline: Jan. 6 Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship, Advanced Shoah Studies

[ December 29, 2013 to January 6, 2014. ] The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) is offering a limited number of fellowships for Ph.D. and Post-doctoral candidates conducting research on the Holocaust. The application deadline is January 6, 2014 for the academic year of 2014-2015.

Maximum Award Amount: $20,000 per year.

Studies covered by the Fellowships can include the immediate historical context [...]

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Dec. 5-7, Conference, “Collaboration in Eastern Europe during World War II and the Holocaust,” Austria

[ December 5, 2013 to December 7, 2013. ] The Simon Wiesenthal Conference 2013 will be held on the theme “Collaboration in Eastern Europe during World War II and the Holocaust,” December 5-7, 2013, Vienna, Austria.

Organizers
Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies (VWI)

This three-day conference will bring together scholars from all disciplines working on complicity and [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 30, Conference on “Holocaust in Hungary,” USA

[ October 29, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] On March 19, 1944, the Nazis marched into and occupied Hungary, precipitating one of the most intense periods of genocidal destruction of the Holocaust. By the time the deportations of Hungarian Jews to Auschwitz and other locations had been brought to an end four months later, no fewer than 500,000 Jews had been murdered.

This conference, [...]

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Oct. 15-18, 11th International Holocaust Studies Conference, USA

[ October 15, 2013 to October 18, 2013. ] The 11th International Holocaust Studies Conference, to be held October 15-18, 2013 at Middle Tennessee State University, will focus on “Global Perspectives on the Holocaust.”

The organizers’goal is to include topics concerning all six inhabited continents, especially those addressing underrepresented subjects, from a broad range of disciplinary perspectives and methodological approaches. In addition, sessions on Genocide [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 31, Conference on “Representing The Holocaust, Genocide, And Mass Trauma In The 21st Century,” Australia.

[ October 5, 2013 to November 1, 2013. ] “The Future Of The Past: Representing The Holocaust, Genocide, And Mass Trauma In The 21st Century” is the inaugural cross-institutional and inter-disciplinary conference convened by Deakin University and the Jewish Holocaust Centre, to be held in Melbourne, Australia, 6-8 July, 2014 at Deakin University and the Jewish Holocaust Centre, Melbourne, Australia.

Website: https://futureofthepast2014.wordpress.com/

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CFA Deadline: Oct. 21, Seminar on “Holocaust Literature: Teaching Fiction and Poetry,” USA

[ September 23, 2013 to October 21, 2013. ] The Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the US Holocaust Museum announces the 2014 Hess Faculty Seminar to be held January 3-8, 2014. The seminar is designed for professors teaching or preparing to teach English, Jewish studies, modern languages, literature, or other courses with a Holocaust-related literature component. Sessions will focus on imaginative responses to [...]

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CFA Deadline: Oct. 4, Fellowship, “Jews and Empire,” USA

[ September 4, 2013 to October 5, 2013. ] The Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan is pleased to announce its Fellowship Theme for 2014-2015: “Jews & Empires.”

The theme of “Jews and Empires” presents a good vantage point for comparative and interdisciplinary examination of aspects of political, economic, social, and cultural history, as well as comparative study of religions, [...]

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