Call for Papers Genealogies of Memory: The Holocaust between Global and Local Perspectives

Call for Papers Genealogies of Memory: The Holocaust between Global and Local Perspectives

Warsaw, November 25-27, 2020

Submission deadline: 31 May 2020

The aim of the conference is to assess the current state of Holocaust memory research. The context for this is, on the one hand, the globalisation and universalisation of the meaning of the Holocaust and, on […]

Call for Papers Genealogies of Memory: The Holocaust between Global and Local Perspectives2020-04-26T18:03:05+00:00

Call for Applications- histoCON 2020- 75 years after WWII: Peace under construction?

Call for Applications- histoCON 2020- 75 years after WWII: Peace under construction?

6 – 9 May, 2020

EUREF Campus, Berlin, Germany

Young people from all over the world are invited to look back and think ahead from 6 to 9 May, 2020 at  in Berlin, Germany. The Federal Agency for Civic Education/bpb invites 500 young interested people […]

Call for Applications- histoCON 2020- 75 years after WWII: Peace under construction?2020-03-06T17:08:20+00:00

CfP- Mnemonics 2020: Memory and Migration 

Call for Papers -Mnemonics 2020: Memory and Migration 

The ninth Mnemonics: Network for Memory Studies summer school

UPDATE: postponed until August 2021

Hosted by Aarhus University, at the historical Sandbjerg Manor in Southern Denmark.

The annual Mnemonics summer school brings together junior and senior scholars in the interdisciplinary field of memory studies, affording PhD students from around the world […]

CfP- Mnemonics 2020: Memory and Migration 2020-04-26T18:06:28+00:00

CfP- Conference: 1945 – End of World War II. Current European and Global Perspectives

Call for Papers- Conference: 1945 – End of World War II. Current European and Global Perspectives

September 17 to 18, 2020

Berlin, Catholic Academy in Berlin

The year 1945 marks a turning point in world history. The defeat of Germany and the end of Nazism as well as the defeat of Japan 75 years ago, and its militaristic […]

CfP- Conference: 1945 – End of World War II. Current European and Global Perspectives2020-03-06T17:08:45+00:00

Digital Holocaust Memory Roundtable Event

Digital Holocaust Memory Roundtable Event

University of Sussex, Mon, 23 March 2020 16:00 – 18:00 GMT

As Holocaust denial and neo-Nazism proliferate online, taking stock of how the digital may (or may not) be useful in perpetuating Holocaust memory has never been a more urgent inquiry.

This round table discussion explores what Holocaust museums, educational teams and archives […]

Digital Holocaust Memory Roundtable Event2020-03-02T20:10:38+00:00

Important Notice!

Dear Colleagues,
Like every other organization—business, government, and academia—we are monitoring news of the Coronavirus spread with concern. In particular, we are trying to assess how this might affect our planned conference for June. Part of the problem, of course, is that no one knows how bad the disease itself will be or what […]
Important Notice!2020-03-02T15:07:18+00:00

CfP- Archipelagic Memory: Intersecting Geographies, Histories and Disciplines

CfP- Archipelagic Memory: Intersecting Geographies, Histories and Disciplines

University of Mauritius, 4 – 6 August 2020

Confirmed keynote speakers:
Ananya Jahanara Kabir, King’s College London
Isabel Hofmeyr, University of the Witwatersrand/NYU
George Abungu, Archaeologist and International Heritage Consultant Anwar Janoo, University of Mauritius

Note from the conference organizers: ‘We will continue to closely […]

CfP- Archipelagic Memory: Intersecting Geographies, Histories and Disciplines2020-04-03T14:22:18+00:00

Call for PhDs- UCD School of Sociology Ad Astra PhD Scholarships

Call for PhDs- UCD School of Sociology Ad Astra PhD Scholarships

The School of Sociology at University College Dublin is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates for four (4) Ad Astra PhD Scholarships.

First established in 1854, UCD is Ireland’s largest university with almost 30,000 students, including 10,000 graduate students. It is one of the major […]

Call for PhDs- UCD School of Sociology Ad Astra PhD Scholarships2020-02-13T20:03:17+00:00

CfP-Transformative Memory: Confronting the Past in Grand-Scale Socio-Economic Change

CfP- Transformative Memory: Confronting the Past in Grand-Scale Socio-Economic Change

Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom 1-3 June 2020

Memory studies and the heritage sector have developed a sophisticated set of theoretical concepts and practical tools to analyse and represent the singular events and violent episodes of history, often framed in terms of “trauma.” Consequently, confrontation with the […]

CfP-Transformative Memory: Confronting the Past in Grand-Scale Socio-Economic Change2020-02-13T19:55:48+00:00

CfP: The International Politics of Memory

CfP: The International Politics of Memory

EISA Pan-European Conference on International Relations

16–19 September 2020

University of Malta

Section 37: The International Politics of Memory

Section Chairs: Lina Klymenko (Tampere University) and Karl Gustafsson (Stockholm University)

Over the past decades, issues related to how societies relate to the past have been the subject of astounding academic interest. Traditionally, collective memory, […]

CfP: The International Politics of Memory2020-01-29T20:44:29+00:00