The University of Massachusetts Amherst
Programs

Programs


2020-2021 Five College Working Group

"Race and Representations"

The 2020-2021 Five College Working Group explores the topic of “Race and Representations.” Project organizers are Stephen Clingman, Distinguished Professor in the Department of English, and Whitney Battle-Baptiste, Professor in the Department of Anthropology, both at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.


The IHGMS and The Research Institutes of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University Jerusalem presents: "Encounters"

The Research Institutes of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, directed by Amos Goldberg, and the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies at UMass Amherst, directed by Alon Confino, launch a new, transnational program called “Encounters”: a series of meetings on new books in the research fields of the Holocaust, genocide, and mass violence. “Encounters” offers a unique opportunity for a broad audience, scholars and laypeople, interested in these topics across national borders, to be acquainted to the most recent works on these topics.


Past Programs