International Conference: Jews in the Ethnic Mosaic of Eastern Europe

Third International Conference JEWS IN THE ETHNIC MOSAIC OF EASTERN EUROPE

September 24–25, 2015, Kharkiv, Ukraine

 

Center for Interethnic Relations Research in Eastern Europe

Supported by 

Ukrainian Jewish Encounter

In cooperation with

History Department of Vasil Karazin Kharkiv National University

Ukrainian Center for Holocaust Studies

Kowalsky Eastern Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Latvia

 

The organizers invite undergraduates, graduate students and young scholars to participate in the conference, which will treat the following topics:

  • Jews and surrounding communities in the urban space
  • Modern ideology and Eastern European Jewry
  • Jewish tradition and modern culture
  • Jews of Eastern Europe in the 20-th century
  • The Holocaust in Eastern Europe
  • Jewish Heritage : Memory and Representation

 

Those wishing to attend the conference are to send the following by June 22, 2015 to ethnickh@gmail.com:

  • CV
  • Short proposal (no more than 300 words)
  • Motivation letter

Accommodation and meals for participants are provided by the organizers. If it is necessary, the organizers may provide grants for participants which to partially cover travel expenses. Please inform the organizers if you need such a grant in the application.

 

Contact the organizers by:

Email: ethnickh@gmail.com

Phone: +38 (097) 543-53-64 (Artem Kharchenko ) +38 (067) 983-16-66 (Oleksiy Chebotarov).

Date: 
24 September 2015 - 25 September 2015
24 Sep 2015
25 Sep 2015
Europe/Kiev