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The Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship for Advanced Shoah Studies

The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany is offering a limited number of fellowships for Ph.D. and Post Doctoral Candidates conducting Research on the Holocaust.

The Australian Association for European History (AAEH) XXIV Biennal Conference 'War, Violence, Aftermaths: Europe and the Wider World'

Call for Papers
Submissions of abstracts close 1 February 2015
Conference held 14 to 17 July 2015

For the first time the University of Newcastle, Australia, will host the 24th biennial meeting of the Australasian Association for European History (AAEH).

DH2015: Global Digital Humanities

Call for Proposals
29 June - 3 July 2015, Sydney Australia

DH2015 will take place in Sydney, Australia, the first time this major event has moved outside of Europe and North America in its 26-year history. The theme of ‘Global Digital Humanities’ acknowledges the field’s expansion worldwide across disciplines, cultures and languages.

The Holocaust and European Societies. Social Processes and Social Dynamics


International Conference of the Center for Holocaust Studies at the Institute of Contemporary History (EHRI partner), 23 October – 25 October 2014, Munich, Germany.


Conference Program

Call for Papers: From Kamenetsk Podolsk to Auschwitz


An International Scientific Conference commemorating the Hungarian Holocaust.

12th to 14th October 2014

The Institute for the Holocaust & Christianity at the John Wesley Theological College in cooperation with the Hickey Center for Interfaith Studies and Dialogue at Nazareth College of Rochester are pleased to present a joint conference in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the destruction of Hungarian Jewry.

People in EHRI: Linda Reijnhoudt

Member of EHRI Work Package 17 (Standards and Guidelines) and 19 (Data Integration Infrastructure)
Developer at DANS (Data Archiving and Networked Services), the Netherlands

My first involvement with EHRI was on standards and guidelines, and how to translate those into a datamodel. The first step of getting used to the terminology took a while, because although I work at a digital archive (DANS), I had never set foot in an actual archive or spent time with a card catalogue.

Wendy Lower at EHRI Summer School in Holocaust Studies Amsterdam


In the second week of the EHRI Summer School Amsterdam, Dr. Wendy Lower gave a lecture to the twelve trainees on "German Women and the Holocaust". She also joined them for an excursion and stayed to listen to the trainees’ presentations about their own research.

Dr. Wendy Lower is the John K. Roth Professor of History at Claremont McKenna College, USA and director of the Center for Human Rights at the Claremont Colleges. Lower’s latest book Hitler’s Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields, was a finalist for the U.S. National Book Award and has been translated into many languages.