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: Deutsch-Ukrainische Historikerkommission

Deutsch-Ukrainische Historikerkommission
05.09.2019-06.09.2019, Dnipro, Tkuma Ukrainian Institute for Holocaust
Studies
Deadline: 09.05.2019

All wars leave survivors, and all survivors deal with a wartime
experience in very different ways – individually and privately, but also
institutionally, collectively, nationally. While many may prefer to
forget what is often […]

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Call for Papers Past:Balzan Summer Seminar

Balzan Summer Seminar: Urban Change and Memory: New Perspectives on Europe and Beyond, 19-25 August 2019, University of Konstanz

Cities are crucial spaces for the negotiation of a contested past. This summer seminar explores the making of memory in European cities. It aims to: 1) […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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