11th Congress of the European Association for Jewish Studies
POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the Global Education Outreach Program would like to invite you to participate in the 11th Congress of the European Association for Jewish Studies, Searching for the Roots of Jewish Traditions, which will take place in Kraków (Poland) from July 15–19, 2018.
Deadline for submitting the applications is: December 17 (deadline extended)
Jewish Museology Section
Convener: Dr. Hanna Węgrzynek, POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews
The museology session will be an opportunity to present the experiences of various museums and discuss their activities and the new challenges they face. All subjects related to museology, with a focus on representations of Jewish traditions and the diversity of Jewish life, are warmly welcomed. Lectures devoted to collections, exhibitions, educational and cultural activities as well as newest technologies used in creating exhibitions are of especial interest.
Scholars in various disciplines (anthropology, sociology, history, memory studies, museology, art history, and political science, among others) and museum professionals, including curators and museum educators, are invited to submit their proposals.
Please send abstracts of proposed papers (up to 300 words) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Proposals should include:
- a title;
- the name and affiliation of the participant;
- e-mail address and telephone number;
- information that the paper should be included in the Jewish Museology section.
Deadline for submitting the applications is: December 17.
The event is organised within the Global Education Outreach Program.
The event was 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.