The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Past Events

Past Events
Apr 26, 2019

Digital Witnessing in “Jerusalem, We Are Here”

IHGMS
4:30 pm

Screening and discussion with the filmmaker Dorit Naaman...
Mar 20, 2019

Seminar with Bashir Bashir & Amos Goldberg

IHGMS
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Space is limited to 25 participants, RSVP required. ...
Mar 19, 2019

The Holocaust and the Nakba: A New Grammar of Trauma and History

IHGMS
5:00 pm

A panel discussion of the new book:...
Mar 8, 2019

2019 Graduate History Association Conference "The Routes of History” Keynote Event

IHGMS
6:00 pm

The Graduate History Association is honoured to announce that Professor James E. Young will be presenting the keynote address for our annual conference. We are extremely grateful to him for...
Feb 21, 2019

Good Jews: Philosemitism in Post-Holocaust Europe

IHGMS
5:00 pm

While the liberation of Europe in 1945 did not announce the end of antisemitism, Jews, Judaism or Jewishness  also acquired positive value in the aftermath of the Shoah. Like antisemitism, European...
Feb 11, 2019

The Home Experience of German Jews under the Nazi Regime

IHGMS
5:00 pm

Guy Miron explores the changing perceptions of home among bourgeois German Jews under the Nazi regime. Using diaries, correspondence, and the Jewish press, he links their exclusion from the public...
Feb 5, 2019

Edges, Textures, Stages: James Young and the Field of Memory Studies

IHGMS
10:00 am to 6:30 pm

10am—5:30pm symposium...
Feb 4, 2019

Ecologies of Witnessing: Language, Place and Holocaust Testimony

IHGMS
4:30 pm

A panel discussion and launch event for the new book, Ecologies of Witnessing: Language, Place and Holocaust Testimony by Hannah Pollin-Galay....