Representing Jewish History in European and American Popular Culture, Museums and Public Spaces - Call for Papers
18 July 2015
The framework of the conference is the role of history in the public space and in popular culture, with emphasis on the use of recent Jewish history in a broad context.
In this era of technological innovations that bring an abundance of new information to a wide audience, historical...
14 July 2015
In this epic history of extermination and survival, Timothy Snyder presents a new explanation of the great atrocity of the twentieth century, and reveals the risks that we face in the twenty-first. Based on new sources from eastern Europe and forgotten testimonies from Jewish survivors, Black...
02 July 2015
Third international multidisciplinary conference to be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 13-15 July 2016
Organized by the University of Salzburg and the University of Wolverhampton, in association with the UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children...
16 June 2015
This year comes to completion a project launched by the Institute of History at the University of Warsaw called "Pogroms. Collective violence against Jews in Poland in the 19th and 20th centuries and its influence on Polish-Jewish relations. History, memory, identity...
29 May 2015
Conference at the Center for Holocaust Studies at the Institute for Contemporary History organise a conference in Munich, 18-20 February 2016, to study "Right Wing Politics and the Rise of Antisemitism in Europe 1935-1940/41."
PD Dr. Frank Bajohr...
18 May 2015
Fundacja Edukacyjna Jana Karskiego is pleased to announce its second open competition for participation in 2015 Georgetown Leadership Seminar sponsored by the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.
This one week seminar will be organized in Washington,...
Warsaw conference to debate the core exhibition at the POLIN Museum – an interview with Antony Polonsky
06 May 2015
In Warsaw from 11–14 May, the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the Jewish Historical Institute organize an international conference to discuss the core exhibition at POLIN, which opened in October 2014, and topics including the role of historians in museums today.
Members of the...
30 April 2015
The Warsaw City Award was given to Okupacyjne losy muzyków: Warszawa 1939–1945 (Fate of Music under Occupation: Warsaw 1939–1945). The awards ceremony was held on 24 April at the National Library in Warsaw. Its authors are Elżbieta Markowska, former programming director at Polish Radio 2 and author...