Global Education Outreach Program, May 2017
The mission of the Global Education Outreach Program (GEOP) is to promote Polish-Jewish studies internationally by supporting research and scholarly exchange on the history and culture of Polish Jews.
1) Call for Papers: MARCH ’68 – FIFTY YEARS LATER, International Academic Conference, 13-15 March 2018
To mark the 50th anniversary of March ’68, POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, the Institute of History and the Institute of Sociology at the University of Warsaw are organizing an international academic conference on the causes, course, and aftermath of the antisemitic campaign and last wave of Jewish emigration from Poland. The conference will also consider wider contexts, especially in the Eastern Bloc, as well as parallels with events elsewhere in 1968.
Proposal deadline: 30 June 2017
For further information: http://www.polin.pl/en/conf68
The conference is organized within the Global Education Outreach Program. The conference is made possible thanks to the support of the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture, the William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation, and the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland.
2) Call for Applications: 2018 GEOP Interdisciplinary Research Workshops
POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites individuals and institutions to propose three-day research workshops to be held at POLIN Museum on topics related to the history and culture of Polish Jews, including new perspectives on public history, museums, and cultural memory. Global Education Outreach Program (GEOP) funding cover up to half of the cost of organizing the workshop, including accommodation and catering, and provides venues and organizational support before and during the event.
Application deadline: 30 September 2017
The Global Education Outreach Program is made possible thanks to the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture, the William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation, and the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland.
About GEOP: http://www.polin.pl/en/geop