New Books in Genocide Studies

Interviews with Scholars of Genocide about their New Books

https://newbooksnetwork.com/category/politics-society/genocide-studies/

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episode 96: Maureen S. Hiebert, "Constructing Genocide and Mass Violence: Society, Crisis, Identity" (Routledge, 2017)


How can this happen? If there's any question that people interested in genocide ask, it's this one.


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episode 93: David Gaunt, "Let Them Not Return" (Berghahn Books, 2017)


The book functions in some ways like an invitation—an invitation to learn something about peoples and suffering about which we know little,..


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episode 56: Reinhart Kössler, "Namibia and Germany: Negotiating the Past" (U Namibia Press, 2015)


Only in 2015, 100 years after the end of formal German rule, has the German government begun to atone for the Herero/Nama genocide...


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episode 165: David Slucki, "My Funeral: A Memoir of Fathers and Sons" (Wayne State UP, 2019)


Slucki’s memoir blends the scholarly and literary, grounding the story of his grandfather and father in the broader context of the twentieth century...


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episode 95: James W. Pardew, "Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans" (U Kentucky Press, 2017)


Pardew describes the role of the U.S. involvement in ending the wars and genocide in the Balkans...


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episode 94: Benjamin Meiches, "The Politics of Annihilation: A Genealogy of Genocide" (U Minnesota Press, 2019)


At the center of this analysis is what Meiches refers to throughout his text as the hegemonic understanding of genocide...


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 2019-07-17  57m
 
 

episode 17: Liat Steir-Livny, "Remaking Holocaust Memory: Documentary Cinema by Third Generation Survivors in Israel" (Syracuse UP, 2019)


Steir-Livny analyzes 19 prominent films that reflect the key tendencies of third-generation Holocaust documentaries...


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 2019-07-11  45m
 
 

episode 92: Erik Sjöberg, "The Making of the Greek Genocide: Contested Memories of the Ottoman Greek Catastrophe" (Berghahn Books, 2018)


Sjöberg is interested in the violence and expulsion of ethnic Greeks from Anatolia before, during and especially after World War One...


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 2019-07-01  1h14m
 
 

episode 91: Carolyn J. Dean, "The Moral Witness: Trials and Testimony after Genocide" (Cornell UP, 2019)


Dean examines the cultural history of the idea of the “witness to genocide” in Western Europe and the United States...


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 2019-06-19  38m