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.

Social Semiotics: Mediale Tradierung – kulturelle Transformationen im digitalen Zeitalter series

Winterschule

Passau, 20.–23. Februar 2019

Social Semiotics: Mediale Tradierung – kulturelle Transformationen im digitalen Zeitalter

Kylie Jenner, Besitzerin des nach eigenen Angaben meistbesuchten Accounts auf Snapchat, twitterte im Februar 2018, Snapchat nach einem Update nicht mehr nutzen zu wollen. Daraufhin brach der Börsenwert der Aktie der App-Betreiberfirma Snap um etwa 1,7 Milliarden Dollar ein. Neue Meinungsführer in […]

By | 2018-08-06T09:04:01+00:00 August 4th, 2018|History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, New Research, Paper Call, Politics, Postcolonial Studies|Comments Off on Social Semiotics: Mediale Tradierung – kulturelle Transformationen im digitalen Zeitalter series

Call for Papers: Memories of Social Democracy, Trade Unions and the Labour Movement

Call for Papers: Memories of Social Democracy, Trade Unions and the Labour Movement

For a panel to be held at the Third Annual Memory Studies Association Conference, June 25-28th 2019, Madrid, Spain:

This panel has two goals: On the one hand it aims to figure out whether and how the labour movement’s […]

By | 2018-08-06T09:54:05+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|General News, History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call, Politics, Postcolonial Studies|Comments Off on Call for Papers: Memories of Social Democracy, Trade Unions and the Labour Movement

Memory & Arts MSA Working Group Call for Papers

Memory & Arts MSA Working Group / CALL FOR PAPERS

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

As Co-Chairs of the new Memory & Arts Working Group within the Memory Studies Association (MSA), we would like to put together a series of panels / events for the Association’s next annual conference in Madrid (25-28 June 2019).

The conference’s […]

By | 2018-07-19T14:24:11+00:00 July 15th, 2018|Digital memories, General News, History, Memory, Memory and Discourse, Memory and Politics, New Research, Paper Call|Comments Off on Memory & Arts MSA Working Group Call for Papers

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+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 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+00:00 April 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+00:00 April 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+00:00 April 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+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on International Summer School “The Past in the Present – History, Law and Memory”