Screening Bosnia:

Geopolitics, Gender and Nationalism in Film and Television Images of the 1992-95 War New book by Stephen Harper Click here for more information The Bosnian war of 1992-1995 was one of the most brutal conflicts to have erupted since the end of the Second World War. But although the war …

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(Dis)figuring War: Literature and the Arts, 1918-2018

Friday-Saturday 9-10 November 2018 Stanford University Keynote Speaker: JAY WINTER Charles J. Stille Professor Emeritus of History, Yale University CALL FOR PAPERS  At 11am on November 11, 1918, the armistice that effectively ended the First World War was signed. What came to be known as “The Great War” had a …

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COMMEMORATION, MEMORY, ARCHIVE

Investigating commemorative and memorial uses of personal, non-professional images in the digital age in the Global South For more details visit Photomemory Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, University of Sussex 4th and 5th September 2018 The commemorative and memorial use of personal, private images in the context of large-scale violence …

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AHRC PhD Studentship with Imperial War Museum and Keele University

  Research Topic Surviving modern war: the experiences of British armed forces personnel during the Falklands Campaign, 1982 AHRC PhD Studentship in collaboration with Imperial War Museums (IWM) and Keele University Reference number: HUMSS-AHRC 2018-01 Abstract This project will study the experiences of British service personnel during the 1982 Falklands …

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Becoming the Story War: Correspondents since 9/11

THE DANGEROUS NEW REALITIES OF REPORTING ON WAR New Book Lindsay Palmer More info here The September 11 attacks produced great changes in journalism and the lives of the people who practiced it. Foreign reporters felt surrounded by the hate of American colleagues for “the enemy.” Americans in combat areas …

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POST-WAR: REMEMBRANCE, RECOLLECTION, RECONCILIATION

Postgraduate and ECR Conference Saturday 26 May 2018, 9am-5pm TORCH, Radcliffe Humanities Building, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG Keynote Speaker: Professor Marita Sturken (Professor of Media, Culture and Communication, New York University) This one-day interdisciplinary conference is the culmination of the Mellon-Sawyer Seminar Series Post-War: Commemoration, Reconstruction, Reconciliation. Over the …

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