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CfP: Life in the aftermath – Displaced Persons, Displaced Children and Child Survivors on the move.

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06/08/2015
30 May – 1 June 2016
Joint event organised by Max Mannheimer Studienzentrum (MMSZ), Dachau, the International Tracing Service (ITS), Bad Arolsen with consultance by the Holocaust Studies Program of the Western Galilee College, Akko, Israel

CfP: 21st Workshop on the History and Memory of National Socialist Camps and Extermination Sites

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06/08/2015
“Between Resistance and Collaboration"
Aix-en-Provence/Marseille, France.
May 24th until May 30th 2016
Deadline is October 15, 2015
http://workshopnscampsandexterminationsites.com
workshopnscamps@gmail.com

CfP/Convocatoria: Spain, World War II and the Holocaust: A Critical Companion

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22/07/2015

The organisers are seeking submissions for an edited volume devoted to the intersections among Spain, World War II and the Holocaust. This collection of essays will be the first comprehensive historical and cultural study of Spain’s unique relationship to the Holocaust and Nazi genocide. The volume seeks to bring together contributions from leading scholars from the fields of history, literary studies, sociology, film, and visual arts in order to provide a long-overdue multi-faceted analysis of a significant piece of Holocaust history that still remains outside the various disciplines that engage with European fascism.

First IHRA Publication: Killing Sites. Research and Remembrance

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22/07/2015

More than 2,000,000 Jews were killed by shooting during the Holocaust in several thousand mass killing sites throughout Europe and yet these killing sites remain relatively unknown. A new publication issued by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) aims to raise awareness of this centrally important aspect of the Holocaust by bringing together organizations and individuals dealing with the subject.

CfP: The Holocaust in the 21st Century: Relevance and Challenges in the Digital Age

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22/07/2015
Call for Papers and Panels
Lessons and Legacies Conference on the Holocaust XIV
The Holocaust in the 21st Century: Relevance and Challenges in the Digital Age
November 3-6, 2016, Claremont McKenna, California

The 14th biennial Lessons and Legacies Conference, sponsored by the Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University and Claremont McKenna College, will consist of two plenary addresses, roundtables, multiple panels, workshops, and colloquia relating to recent issues and advances in scholarship on all aspects of Holocaust Studies.

CfP: New Research on Genocide of Roma in Central Europe

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22/07/2015
Stockholm 14th-15th December 2015
Deadline 1st September 2015

The Institute of Contemporary History at Södertörn University and the project Roma Genocide in Ukraine 1941-1944: history, memory, representations, invites applications for a workshop.