A Cinematic Look at Political Violence in Latin America, hosted by the Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies at the University of Minnesota, Fridays, October and November 2014, 2:00-4:00PM, Room 710 Social Sciences Building, Presented by Paula Ceullar, 2014-2015 Badzin Fellow in Holocaust & Genocide Studies.

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Annual Conference

PCA/ACA 2016 Annual Conference 
Please join us in Seattle, WA from March 22nd-25th for the PCA/ACA National Conference. We will convene at the Sheraton . The PCA/ACA is highly regarded in academe with well over 5,000 academic oral presentations given internationally, two top-tier journals (The Journal of American Culture and Journal of Popular Culture), and over 3,000 members. This year’s Seattle conference should be exciting with papers on an enormous array of subjects.

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Website Update (19 August 2015)

Our dynamic website continues to improve. We appreciate your patience as we learn as we go; we are all volunteers after all. 

Even if you can't come to this year's conference, you can pay for your MWWHA membership here and have access to the discussion forums.

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Our annual conference is usually held at an institution located within one of the states we serve.

Bringing the Past Back to Light: The Reception of the Holocaust in Post-Communist Europe., hosted by the Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies at the University of Minnesota, A free, three-day symposium. March 4-6, 2015.
Information about the 2015 Conference is added all the time!

Conference registration is now open!

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Early Bird Discount in effect until September 10, 2015. Register for the conference by September 10 and receive $10 off the registration fee. (The discount will be applied as you go through the check out process.)

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Monday, October 20
Department of Anthropology Sociocultural Brown Bag Series Talk: "Pluralizing Colonial Memory"
Katherine Hayes | University of Minnesota, Dept of Anthropology
12:00pm | 445 Heller Hall