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A special issue of the Journal of Modern European History has just been published: ‘Resistance and Collaboration in the Second World War as Transnational Phenomena‘. ISSN print: 1611-8944, ISSN online: 1611-8944, DOI: 10.17104/1611-8944-2018-2-175 Contents: Robert Gerwarth / Robert Gildea Introduction Seite 175–182 Samuël Kruizinga Struggling to Fit in. The Dutch in a Transnational Army, 1936–1939…
The Escape Line: How the Ordinary Heroes of Dutch-Paris Resisted the Nazi Occupation of Western Europe Megan Koreman Oxford University Press Published: 07 May 2018 (Hardcover) 424 Pages | 75 b/w images; 9 maps ISBN: 9780190662271 The only full-length accounts of the Dutch-Paris Escape Line. Koreman is the only historian who has been granted access…
Resistance and Collaboration in Occupied Europe An interdisciplinary graduate student conference sponsored by the Memory Studies in Modern Europe Working Group Yale University, Monday April 2nd, 2018 Keynote speakers: Marci Shore and Timothy Snyder (Yale University) Call for Papers The Yale University Memory Studies in Modern Europe working group invites doctoral students from all disciplines…
New intersting book by Dr Leonardo Pomepo D’Alessandro on War Volunteering during the Spanish Civil War: Book Title: “Guadalajara 1937. I volontari italiani fascisti e antifascisti nella guerra di Spagna” Edior: Carocci More info
Call for Papers Revolutionary Experiences: Transforming the Personal and the Political in Wars against Fascism, 1936-49 6-7 July, 2017 Department of History and the Centre for War, State and Society University of Exeter Convenors: Dr Ana Antic, University of Exeter, and Dr Carl-Henrik Bjerstrom, University of Leeds This workshop aims to explore the intersections between…
The University of Leeds will be offering several scholarships in 2017-18. Scholarships for research students include: Leeds Doctoral Scholarships (deadline for applications June 1st 2017) Find out more including eligibility criteria, award details and further information here. University Research Scholarships (deadline for applications 10th March 2017) Find out more including eligibility criteria, award details and further…
Funding is available as part of the University’s current Institutional Strategic Support Fund. As part of the University’s current Institutional Strategic Support Fund, supported by the Wellcome Trust and the University, funding is currently available under the Transition Funding part of the scheme. Who is this for? The University of Leeds has been awarded a grant…