Events

Marianne Hirsch and feminisms in Chile: "They are women who are mobilizing memories of liberation"

Observatorio Género y Equidad, June 2018

“School Photos in Troubled Times” Andrés Bello Central Archive, Chile, June 2018

“Speculative Reading,” conference in Honor of Robert Scholes, Brown University, May 2017.

“Archives of Possibility,” Keynote, Conference on “Archives Make History,” Pembroke Center, Brown University, March, 2017.

“Memory, Art and Action,” Radbout University, Nijmegen, Netherlands, May 2017.

“Memory’s Tenses: From Past Present to Future Perfect,” Institute for Cultural Inquiry, Berlin, May 2017.

“School Photos in Holocaust Europe,” (With Leo Spitzer), Keynote, Conference on The Afterlife of the Shoah in East Central Europe, Hamburg University, June 2017.

“Memory and Counter-Memory for the Future,” Invited Lecturer by US State Department and Memorial, Moscow, Russia, 

“Stateless Memory,” Keynote, Marie Jahoda Summer School on “Exile and Memory,” University of Vienna, September, 2017.

Keynote, Second Annual Conference, Memory Studies Association, Copenhagen, Denmark, December, 2017.

Presentation, Conference on “Entanglements and Aftermaths: Reflections on Memory and Political Time,” Critical Theory Consortium, Witswatersrand Institute for Social and Economic Research, Johannesburg, South Africa, February, 2018.

“Forty Days and More: Connective HIstories,” Lecture for Opening of Art Exhibit Exhibit on Non-Linear Histories, March 2017.

“1916 Home 2016,” Irish Memory Studies Network

Dr. Jan Randa Visiting Scholar, Monash University, Melbourne Australia,  http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/acjc/events/improbable-images-school-photos-in-holocaust-europe-public-lecture-and-closing-keynote-address

Burt Sachs Memorial Lecture, SUNY Purchase, http://news.purchase.edu/feb-15-burst-sachs-memorial-lecture-marianne-hirsch/

Berger Lecture, Colby College, http://www.colby.edu/jewishstudies/berger-lecture/

Keynote Lecture, “Towards an Archive of Freedom,” Michaelis School of Art, University of Cape Town. http://www.michaelis.uct.ac.za/events/towards-an-archive-of-freedom-why-now/

May/June 2014 Fellowship at STIAS, Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study, South Africa, for “School Photos and their Afterlives: Assimilation, Exclusion, Resistance” Project

“The Humanities and the MLA Today,” a roundtable discussion on October 21, 2013, Maison Française, Columbia University

“School Pictures in Liquid Time Assimilation, Exclusion, Resistance,” October 17, 2013, University of Massachusetts Amherst

“Generation of Postmemory” Discussion and Celebration, February 11, 2013

“Memory Unbound” University of Ghent

Interview with Marianne Hirsch, author of The Generation of Postmemory: Writing and Visual Culture After the Holocaust

Framing Lives, 8th Biennial International Auto/Biography Association (IABA) Conference on July 17-20, 2012, Canberra, Australia

Injured Cities: Urban Afterlives, An International Conference

Memory & Countermemory: Memorialization of an Open Future, a research symposium on November 6-8, 2011