International colloquium– Minorities in/at War - 9 & 10 March 2017

On 9 and 10 March 2017, the Jewish Museum of Belgium in collaboration with CegeSoma organizes an international colloquium at the Royal Library of Belgium: « Minorities in/at War ». The violence perpetrated against minorities is one key issue, while their legal protection, is another. The conference tackles the period from 1912 to 1923. Lectures by historians from Europe, North America and the Middle East will be alternated with discussions. Attention will also be given to contemporary issues related to these questions. Registration and info :

WORKSHOP - Personal Diaries and Daily Life during the Second World War

How should we understand daily life during the Second World War and how can personal diaries serve to study this topic? The participants of the workshop « Dagelijks leven in dagboeken uit de oorlogstijd », which will be held on 31 March 2017 at CegeSoma, will tackle both essential questions.

Opleiding - 75 jaar na het einde van de Tweede Wereldoorlog

Het CegeSoma organiseert deze lente samen met FARO, Heemkunde Vlaanderen en het Instituut voor Publieksgeschiedenis-UGent drie opleidingssessies voor erfgoedorganisaties en lokale historici waarin gerenommeerde historici nieuwe pistes voorstellen om de geschiedenis te schrijven van het dagelijkse leven, van het verzet en van de collaboratie in Vlaanderen.
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DOCUMENTATION – The key to information about Air-to-air Combat in Western Europe (1939-1945)

Do you search for information on missions carried out by bomber aircraft and fighter bombers of all the belligerents during the Second World War in Western Europe? CegeSoma holds a documentary fund compiled by George Van Merode, veteran of the Foreign Legion, with thousands of files unraveling each of these air missions.

CANDIDATE CALL for EHRI fellowships at CegeSoma (deadline: 31st March 2017)maart 2017)

The EHRI (European Holocaust Research Infrastructure) project's mission is to support international research about the Holocaust. To accomplish this goal, EHRI offers international fellowships to enable researchers to visit partner institutions, such as CegeSoma, in order to carry out research. If you wish to submit your application you can visit the specific site for fellows. Deadline: 31st March 2017