Category Archives: Conference

‘Music in the Holocaust’ at the United Nations

The Parkes Institute was recently represented at a United Nations programme on the Holocaust, organised for Yom Hashoah. Dr Shirli Gilbert, author of Music in the Holocaust, spoke at a United Nations forum on ‘Learning about the Holocaust through the Arts’ at the UN headquarters … Continue reading

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Call for papers – Refugees and Migrants: Unaccompanied Children in Britain 1914-2014

Against the backdrop of intense contemporary debate on immigration, the University of Southampton’s Parkes Institute and the Centre for German-Jewish Studies at the University of Sussex are pleased to announce an interdisciplinary and international conference on unaccompanied child migration both … Continue reading

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F.T. Prince Poetry Workshop

F.T. Prince (1912-2003) is known to many of our alumni as a Milton scholar and a founder of the University of Southampton’s English department, where he taught until his retirement in the 1970s. Yet he is increasingly being recognised as … Continue reading

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Registration now open for ‘Public Understanding: Exploring Representations of War and Genocide’

**REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN** Public Understanding: Exploring Representations of War and Genocide This interdisciplinary one-day conference will be held on Friday, 8 November 2013 at the Imperial War Museum London. We are delighted to welcome our distinguished keynote speaker, Professor … Continue reading

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Call for Papers, The Holocaust in Hungary, 70 Years On: New Perspectives

Florida Gulf Coast University Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies  THE HOLOCAUST IN HUNGARY, 70 YEARS ON: NEW PERSPECTIVES MARCH 17-18, 2014 On March 19, 1944, the Nazis marched into and occupied Hungary, precipitating one of the most intense … Continue reading

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