Rebekah Vince

About Rebekah Vince

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

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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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Call for Submission: a/b: Auto/Biography Studies

a/b: Auto/Biography Studies: Share your Research on Migration, Exile, and Diaspora in Graphic Life Narratives

Graphic life narratives, especially memoirs, diaries, and auto/biographies in the form of comics, have flourished over the three decades since the landmark publication of Art Spiegelman’s Maus. As a distinct field that combines life narrative studies and comics studies, graphic life […]

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Call for Proposals to Edit the Journal of Women’s History

The Journal of Women’s History, founded in 1989 as the first journal devoted exclusively to the international field of women’s history, invites proposals for a new editorial home for a five-year term beginning June 1, 2020.  Over the course of nearly three decades, the Journal has successfully bridged the divide between “women’s” and “gender” history by foregrounding women as […]

By | 2018-03-17T20:19:45+00:00 March 25th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, New Research|Comments Off on Call for Proposals to Edit the Journal of Women’s History

CfP: Memory Studies ’18 / III. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Memory and the Past

MEMORY STUDIES ’18 / III. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Memory and the Past will be held at Nippon Meeting Halls in Istanbul. The conference is coordinated by DAKAM (Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center) and will be organized by BILSAS (Science, Art, Sport Productions).

All abstracts are going to be selected according to double blind reviews and accepted papers will be published in the Conference […]

By | 2018-03-21T21:08:26+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Memory, Memory and Discourse, New Research, Paper Call|Comments Off on CfP: Memory Studies ’18 / III. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Memory and the Past

Historiographical Innovations: A Conference on Emerging Historical Practices

The McMaster University Department of History Conference Committee invites papers and panel proposals for the first Wilson Institute Graduate Student Conference, which will be held on November 9th and 10th, 2018 at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.

Graduate students in the field of history and beyond are constantly looking for ways to advance historical research […]

By | 2018-03-17T20:33:26+00:00 March 17th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call, PHD|Comments Off on Historiographical Innovations: A Conference on Emerging Historical Practices

CfP: Orientalism and the Francophone Postcolonial World: Legacies of Edward W. Said

Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies in association with Liverpool University Press

Orientalism and the Francophone Postcolonial World: Legacies of Edward W. Said

Friday 16–Saturday 17 November 2018

Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Confirmed keynote speakers: Jean-Marc Moura (Université Paris Nanterre) and Patrick Williams (Nottingham Trent University)

2018 marks forty years since the […]

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CfP: Memory and Religion: Central and Eastern Europe in a Global Perspective (Warsaw, 16-18 October 2018)

Memory and Religion: Central and Eastern Europe in a Global Perspective

International Conference
Warsaw, 16-18 October 2018

Contemporary post-secular researchers stress that in the time of multiples modernities, secular and religious systems affect each other in considerable and comparable ways. In the field of public memory this impact seems particularly extensive. There are many communities which
use religious lexicon to […]

By | 2018-03-13T19:01:09+00:00 March 13th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call|Comments Off on CfP: Memory and Religion: Central and Eastern Europe in a Global Perspective (Warsaw, 16-18 October 2018)