Dear readers, this week on our blog you can find information, among others, about the following new publications:
Jeffrey Koerber (2020), Borderland Generation: Soviet and Polish Jews Under Hitler – the book that breaks new ground in its exploration of the responses and actions of young Polish and Soviet Jews to the Holocaust.
Rachel Manekin (2020) The rebellion of the daughters: Jewish women runaways in Habsburg Galicia – an in-depth exploration of the flight of young Jewish women from their Orthodox homes during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Jan Fellerer, Robert Pyrah (eds.) (2020) Lviv – Wrocław, Cities in Parallel? Myth, Memory and Migration, C. 1890-Present the collection of essays that explore many manifestations of the two sides of the same coin—loss on the one hand, gain on the other—in two cities that, as a result of the political reality of the time, are complementary.
Also you can read about the following academic opportunities:
Twenty-seventh international conference on Jewish studies to be held in Moscow, July 11-13, 2021. Deadline: April 2, 2021
Writing Women’s Intellectual History in East Central Europe: Roundtable and Reading Seminar. Deadline: Januar 31, 2021.