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Herrenhausen Conference: "(Digital) Humanities Revisited - Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age"

Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover, Germany, December 5-7, 2013

If you attended the Conference Public History of the Holocaust. Historical Research in the Digital Age, you may also want to visit this Herrenhausen Conference, organized by the VolkswagenStiftung.


CfP: The International Tracing Service (ITS) Collections and Holocaust Scholarship


United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington

The Centre for Advanced Holocaust Studies and EHRI partner the International Tracing Service invite applications for an international conference designed to illustrate the broad academic research potential of the ITS collections.


CfA: Fellowships at Munich's Institute of Contemporary History


The Centre for Holocaust Studies at the Institute for Contemporary History will be offering two grants for research stays of up to four months each, at the Centre in Munich, during 2014. The Institute for Contemporary History is an EHRI partner.


EHRI at IHRA Conference in Canada


EHRI is well represented at the conference and meetings of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) in Toronto, Canada, that take place from 6-10 October. On Wednesday 9, Haim Gertner from Yad Vashem and Karel Berkhoff from NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, who both also work for EHRI, will give an update to the Plenary Meeting about two of the latest achievements of EHRI, the conference in Berlin, Public History of the Holocaust, and the EHRI Summer Schools.

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Call for Articles: Dapim - Studies on the Holocaust


Dapim - Studies on the Shoah, the journal of the University of Haifa and the Ghetto Fighters House Museum in Israel, is now being published by Routledge, as part of the Taylor and Francis Group.

The Journal, supported by the David and Fela Shapell Family Foundation, is a peer-reviewed academic journal devoted to the inter-disciplinary study of the Holocaust, the Second World War, and anti-Semitism and will be produced in both English and Hebrew.


CfP: The Holocaust in Hungary, 70 Years On: New Perspectives

Florida Gulf Coast University
Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies
March 17-18, 2014

On March 19, 1944, the Nazis marched into and occupied Hungary, precipitating one of the most intense periods of genocidal destruction of the Holocaust. By the time the deportations of Hungarian Jews to Auschwitz and other locations had been brought to an end four months later, no fewer than 500,000 Jews had been murdered.


CfP: The Future of Holocaust Testimonies III

An International Conference and Workshop
25-27 March 2014, Akko, Israel
Call for Papers

The Holocaust Studies Program of Western Galilee College, Yad Vashem and the Ghetto Fighters House announce a third international interdisciplinary conference and workshop on The Future of Holocaust Testimonies to be held on 25-27 March 2013 in Akko.

Participants EHRI Summer School Munich

EHRI Summer School Munich Succesfully Concluded


During this summer, the first two EHRI Summer Schools in Holocaust Studies were held in Paris and in Munich. Both have now been succesfully concluded.


Project Director EHRI Speaks at Helsinki Summer School


On August 22, 2013, Conny Kristel, Project Director of EHRI, gives a presentation about the EHRI project as part of the course 'Introduction to Holocaust and Genocide Studies' of the Helsinki Summer School. She will speak about what EHRI entails and explain how Holocaust researchers will greatly benefit from this project.


Saul Kagan Fellowship for Advanced Shoah Studies


The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany is offering fellowships for Ph.D. and post-doctoral candidates conducting research on the Holocaust.

The Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship for Advanced Shoah Studies aims to strengthen Shoah studies and Holocaust memory throughout the world.