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Cancelled fourth annual Memory Studies Association meeting

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Were it not for the worldwide catastrophe of Covid-19, today is the day we would have been convening in Charlottesville for the fourth annual Memory Studies Association meeting. While there is much about which to be more concerned in the world today than a missed meeting, perhaps we might be permitted just […]

Cancelled fourth annual Memory Studies Association meeting2020-06-20T00:10:25+00:00

Fourth Annual Conference Charlottesville 2020 – Cancellation Notice

!Important Notice!!

Dear Colleagues,

With greatest regret, we write to inform you of our decision to cancel this year’s MSA conference, which was to take place from June 18-21 in Charlottesville.

To be sure, those dates are still more than three months away.  While we have every hope that the crisis will have passed […]

Fourth Annual Conference Charlottesville 2020 – Cancellation Notice2020-03-12T18:13:48+00:00

Post-Socialist Memory in a Global Perspective: Postcolonialism, Post-transition, Post-trauma


Post-Socialist Memory in a Global Perspective: Postcolonialism, Post-transition, Post-trauma


The Post-Socialist and Comparative Memory Studies (PoSoCoMeS) working group is part of the Memory Studies Association. Our goal is to bring together researchers, activists, and practitioners working in and on post-socialist countries. We […]

Post-Socialist Memory in a Global Perspective: Postcolonialism, Post-transition, Post-trauma2019-12-04T00:35:21+00:00

Second Newsletter & Call for Papers of the Post-Socialist and Comparative Memory Studies Working Group

Read the Second Newsletter here!

𝐂𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐏𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐬: 𝟏𝐬𝐭 𝐏𝐨𝐒𝐨𝐂𝐨𝐌𝐞𝐒 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 (𝐂𝐡𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐮, 𝐌𝐨𝐥𝐝𝐨𝐯𝐚, 𝐒𝐞𝐩𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟎)

𝑃𝑜𝑠𝑡-𝑆𝑜𝑐𝑖𝑎𝑙𝑖𝑠𝑡𝑀𝑒𝑚𝑜𝑟𝑦 𝑖𝑛 𝑎 𝐺𝑙𝑜𝑏𝑎𝑙 𝑃𝑒𝑟𝑠𝑝𝑒𝑐𝑡𝑖𝑣𝑒: 𝑃𝑜𝑠𝑡𝑐𝑜𝑙𝑜𝑛𝑖𝑎𝑙𝑖𝑠𝑚, 𝑃𝑜𝑠𝑡-𝑡𝑟𝑎𝑛𝑠𝑖𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛, 𝑃𝑜𝑠𝑡-𝑡𝑟𝑎𝑢𝑚𝑎

The Post-Socialist and Comparative Memory Studies (PoSoCoMeS) working group is part of the Memory Studies Association (https://www.memorystudiesassociation.org/posocomes/). Our goal is to bring together researchers, activists, and practitioners working in and […]

Second Newsletter & Call for Papers of the Post-Socialist and Comparative Memory Studies Working Group2019-11-25T11:04:59+00:00

The University of Virginia/Memory Studies Association Graduate Seminar

The University of Virginia/Memory Studies Association Graduate Seminar

The Department of Sociology at the University of Virginia (USA) invites applications for an experimental “Graduate Seminar in Memory Studies” to be offered in Spring semester 2020. This seminar is supported by The Memory Project at the University of Virginia—part of The Democracy Initiative (democracyinitiative.virginia.edu)— […]

The University of Virginia/Memory Studies Association Graduate Seminar2019-10-28T18:03:14+00:00

International Conference: Transcultural Mobilities and Memories

International Conference: Transcultural Mobilities and Memories

University of Minho, Institute of Arts and Humanities,

Center for Humanistic Studies, Braga/Portugal

Date: 16-17 April 2020

Presentation

For the last few years the research group on Transcultural Studies (NETCult), anchored at the Center for Humanistic Studies at the University […]

International Conference: Transcultural Mobilities and Memories2019-10-21T22:14:57+00:00

CFP: Special Edition of Holocaust Studies: Culture and History: 
’Holocaust Memory and Education in the Digital Age’

Call for Papers

Special Edition of Holocaust Studies: Culture and History:

‘Holocaust Memory and Education in the Digital Age’

Digital media are playing an increasing role in Holocaust memory and education. These include digital mapping projects like www.danskejoederitheresienstadt.org<http://www.danskejoederitheresienstadt.org/>, VR representations of former concentration and death camps, such as the one of Sobibór, viewable at Camp Vught in The Netherlands, […]

CFP: Special Edition of Holocaust Studies: Culture and History: 
’Holocaust Memory and Education in the Digital Age’2019-09-24T22:17:01+00:00

CFP: Spaces in Transit: Literary and Cultural Responses to Mnemonic Landscapes

Call for Papers Seminar “Spaces in Transit: Literary and Cultural Responses to Mnemonic Landscapes”
The European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)
15th ESSE Conference
August 31-September 4, 2020, Lyon, France
Seminar “Spaces in Transit: Literary and Cultural Responses to Mnemonic Landscapes”

This seminar aims to look at issues of memory and spatialization. By space in transit […]

CFP: Spaces in Transit: Literary and Cultural Responses to Mnemonic Landscapes2019-09-24T22:11:21+00:00

CFP: Snapshots of the Past: Memory and Photography in Literature and Film

Snapshots of the Past: Memory and Photography in Literature and Film

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Organizer: Mavis Chia-Chieh Tseng

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Following the success of previous ACLA seminars, “The Story of Memory: Remembering, Forgetting, and Unreliable Narrators” and “The Story of Remembrance: The Future of Memory and Memories of the Future” in […]

CFP: Snapshots of the Past: Memory and Photography in Literature and Film2019-09-24T22:07:24+00:00

CFP: Annual British Comparative Literature Association Postgraduate Conference

Annual British Comparative Literature Association Postgraduate Conference

Call for Papers

‘Radical Retellings: Fairy Tale, Myth, and Beyond’

Friday 29th November 2019

St. Edmund Hall, University of Oxford

Keynote lecture:
‘High Mountains are a Feeling: Queering Ice and Snow’
Professor Diane Purkiss (Keble College, Oxford)

Vladimir Nabokov once provocatively remarked that ‘great novels are great fairy tales… literature does not […]

CFP: Annual British Comparative Literature Association Postgraduate Conference2019-09-24T21:58:53+00:00
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