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New EHRI Document Blog: Repatriation Efforts - Luxembourg State Policy Towards Jews

02/04/2019

Repatriation Efforts – Luxembourg State Policy Towards Jews during World War II

The author of this EHRI Document Blog post, Jakub Bronec from the University of Luxembourg, gives an insight into the repatriation attempts of Luxembourg concerning Jews during World War II.

Save the date: EHRI Conference in Amsterdam: Holocaust Studies and its Social Setting

21/03/2019

On Wednesday 3 July 2019 EHRI will mark the conclusion of its second phase (2015-2019) with a major international conference in Amsterdam. Holocaust Studies and its Social Setting: Challenges and Trends will focus on the importance of EHRI’s human network and the impact of EHRI and Holocaust Studies on society.

Call for papers : 'The Holocaust in Hungary, 75 years later'

21/03/2019

The Clio Institute in Budapest welcomes papers of at least 8.000-10.000 words based on primary archival research to be published in Clio Research Papers.

Call for Papers: Workshop 'Marking of Jews During the Holocaust'

12/03/2019

This workshop will take place between 8-11 July 2019 at EHRI Partner Yad Vashem in Jerusalem and will be dedicated to the marking of Jews in various countries, in ghettos and camps, within the larger context of marking persecuted groups.

New EHRI Document Blog: Pecunia Olet: Aryanizing Jewish Shops in Gödöllő, Hungary

08/03/2019

Pecunia Olet: Aryanizing Jewish Shops in Gödöllő, Hungary

The latest EHRI Document Blog post by Borbála Klacsmann (University of Szeged) focuses on the aryanization of Jewish shops in Gödöllő, Hungary. Starting with the ground plan of the Gödöllő city hall, the post follows the decision of the town council to cancel the rent of Jewish shopkeepers situated there and the story of the shops afterwards. The post also opens a discussion on the processing of the aryanizations.

Call for applications: Projects for the funding programme 'digital // memory'

14/02/2019

We would like to draw your attention to this call for applications for the funding programme "digital // memory". The EVZ Foundation has designed this funding programme to test digital formats for historical-civic education in Poland and Germany.

New EHRI Document Blog: Georeferencing Service for Archives

12/02/2019

The author of this EHRI Document Blog post is Annelies van Nispen, giving inside into some of the work of WP13 on geo-referencing services for archives. Using a concrete example from NIOD's archival data, this blog post details an experiment in how to make collections searchable and findable on a map like Google Maps or Open Street Map. By extracting geographical units from the descriptions in EAD, this technique makes it possible to identify different pieces of information in archival descriptions and use this to enrich the metadata and the EHRI vocabularies.

Call for applications: 6th International Conference Riga Forum "The Holocaust Museums in the XXI Century: Challenges and Opportunities"

07/02/2019

6th International Conference

Riga Forum: Museums of Holocaust in the XXI Century: Challenges and Opportunities

Riga, 21-22 May

The “Shamir” Society, the Riga Ghetto and Latvian Holocaust Museum and the European International Tolerance Center announce the start of the registration for the annual conference dedicated to the problems of museums and places of memory of

Call for papers for Research Workshop: Jewish Experiences and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union

31/01/2019

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Moshe Mirilashvili Center for Research on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union of the International Institute for Holocaust Research at Yad Vashem are pleased to invite applications for a research workshop entitled, Jewish Experiences and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union. The workshop is scheduled for August 5-16, 2019 at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC. 

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: EHRI partner's activities

24/01/2019

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

 

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