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Archeological Expedition discovers Sobibor Gas Chambers


The gas chambers of the Sobibor death camp in Poland, destroyed by the Nazis after the 1943 prisoner uprising, have been unearthed by an archaeological expedition.

Cultures of Remembering

An international training dealing with the topic of European Jewish history of the 20th century and commemoration today in Germany, Poland, Ukraine and Israel
November 24th to 30th, 2014, in the International Youth Meeting Center Krzyżowa, Poland, and different field trips in Lower Silesia

CfP: Europe, 1945: Liberation, Occupation, Retribution

International Center for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences, National Research University - Higher School of Economics (Moscow)
2-4 June 2015, Moscow
Friedrich Ebert Foundation with support from Franco-Russian Research Center (Moscow) and Blavatnik Family Foundation
Deadline: 15-10-2014

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.