Rebekah Vince

About Rebekah Vince

Early career researcher interested in transcultural memory, critical trauma studies, postcolonialism, francophonie, North African literature, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

CfP Madrid 2019: Extended Deadline!

Dear Colleagues,

We have received an enormous response to our call for papers for the 2019 MSA meeting in Madrid. Nevertheless, we have also had a number of requests for extensions, especially from colleagues who have only recently discovered us or have faced other issues that have prevented them from submitting […]

By |2018-09-30T18:49:37+00:00September 29th, 2018|General News, History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call, Politics, Postcolonial Studies|Comments Off on CfP Madrid 2019: Extended Deadline!

Call for Papers: Spaces and Places

Spaces and Places
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Saturday 13th April – Sunday 14th April 2019
Bruges, Belgium

Every day we live and we move through spaces that have been created to be significant. We recognize, resonate and – consciously or unconsciously – react to this significance in a variety of different ways and on a number of differing levels.

While […]

By |2018-09-26T13:13:08+00:00September 24th, 2018|Digital memories, General News, History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call|Comments Off on Call for Papers: Spaces and Places

CfP Special Journal Issue: The European Parliament and memory politics

Call for papers
(Special issue Journal)

The European Parliament and memory politics

Ana Milosevic (KU Leuven) and Philippe Perchoc (EPRS / Louvain)


Deadline for proposals: 30 September 2018
Notification of acceptance: 30 October 2018


By |2018-08-27T12:38:47+00:00August 26th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, New Research, Paper Call, Politics, Postcolonial Studies|Comments Off on CfP Special Journal Issue: The European Parliament and memory politics

CFP: Sites of Contest: Cold War Cultural Diplomacy and the Global South

Culture has served as a “weapon of the struggle” during the Cold War. It played a central role in leftist literary circles, socialist realist poetry and muralism, as well as in the CIA-backed Congress for Cultural Freedom, […]

By |2018-06-08T09:41:09+00:00May 23rd, 2018|General News, History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call, Pedagogy|Comments Off on CFP: Sites of Contest: Cold War Cultural Diplomacy and the Global South

UC Berkeley’s Advanced Oral History Summer Institute

The Oral History Center at UC Berkeley is holding their annual Advanced Oral History Summer Institute from August 6-10. There are still some spots available!

About the Institute

The Oral History Center is offering a one-week advanced institute on the methodology, theory, and practice of oral history. This will take place on the UC Berkeley campus […]

By |2018-05-01T08:23:12+00:00May 1st, 2018|General News, History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, New Research|Comments Off on UC Berkeley’s Advanced Oral History Summer Institute

CfP: Global perspectives on racism, antisemitism and nationalism

CfP: Global perspectives on racism, antisemitism and nationalism
RN31 Ethnic Relations, Racism and Antisemitism

Mid-term conference Ferrara, 5-6 September 2018 University of Ferrara (Italy)
Department of Human Sciences – Urban Studies Laboratory

The ESA Research Network 31: Ethnic Relations, Racism and Antisemitism invites submissions of abstracts for its biannual mid-term conference. The conference will be held from 5 to 6 September 2018 at the University […]

By |2018-04-25T15:29:22+00:00April 25th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call, Politics, Postcolonial Studies|Comments Off on CfP: Global perspectives on racism, antisemitism and nationalism

CfP: 1st Annual Symposium of the Connecting Memories Research Initiative

Connecting Memories Research Initiative 1st Annual Symposium

June 1st, 2018

University of Edinburgh

Keynote Speaker: Prof Andrew Hoskins, University of Glasgow

The Connecting Memories Research Initiative is delighted to invite postgraduate students, early career researchers and academics to participate in a one-day symposium exploring interdisciplinary perspectives relating to memory. The main objectives of the symposium are to generate dialogue and stimulate new […]

By |2018-04-20T11:05:49+00:00April 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CfP: 1st Annual Symposium of the Connecting Memories Research Initiative

5th Bergen-Belsen International Summer School – “Perspectives on the Holocaust. Dealing with mass atrocities and their global relevance” 28 July – 5 August 2018

CfP: Memory and Transformation (Discovering Collections Discovering Communities 2018)

The theme of Discovering Collections Discovering Communities 2018 (DCDC18) is ‘memory and transformation’. This year the conference takes place in Birmingham from Monday 19 to Wednesday 21 November. The conference includes contributions from academics and professionals at any stage in their career, and is an opportunity for delegates from across the higher education, […]

By |2018-04-12T10:13:31+00:00April 12th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, New Research, Paper Call|Comments Off on CfP: Memory and Transformation (Discovering Collections Discovering Communities 2018)

International Summer School “The Past in the Present – History, Law and Memory”

We are looking for candidates!

Participants: 20 PhD students, young researchers or people engaged in public affairs from Poland, Germany, Russia, Ukraine and others Central and Eastern Europe countries. Very good passive and active knowledge of English, official language of the School, is required.

Lecturers: Eminent historians, international lawyers and political scientists. Participation has already been confirmed […]

By |2018-04-09T19:42:11+00:00April 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on International Summer School “The Past in the Present – History, Law and Memory”