Liat Steir-Livny, Ph.D.

Associate Professor. Holocaust Studies, Film Studies & Cultural Studies  


Upcoming Conferences

May 2021: Ottawa, Canada

ACJS 2021: A View of the Field: Reflecting on Canadian Jewish Studies

Association for Canadian Jewish Studies conference

May 2021: London

Compromised Identities? Perpetration and Complicity, Past and Present

Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London

June 2021: York University, Toronto - Held Virtually

National Association of Professors of Hebrew (NAPH)

June 2021: The University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign

37th ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR ISRAEL STUDIES: Pluralistic Israel: Women, Minorities and Diversity


July 2021: Warsaw

Fifth Annual Conference of the Memory Studies Association, 'Convergences'

Memory Studies Association

November 2021: Salzburg, Austria

Children as victims of sexual and sexualised violence in the Second World War and its aftermath

Previous Conferences

February 2021: Gdansk, Poland [Zoom]

Postmemory and the Contemporary World

November 2020: Warsaw [Zoom Conference]

The Holocaust between Global and Local Perspectives, Genealogies ENRS


September 2020: Gdansk (Zoom Conference)

Dreams, Phantasms and Memories International Interdisciplinary Conference

July 2020: Yad Vashem, Jerusalem

Yad Vashem Summer workshop for scholars - Introspection:
Jewish Ego-Documents and the Question of Responsibility

Yad Vashem

June 2020: New York’s Center for Jewish History, New York, USA

2020 Biennial Scholars Conference on American Jewish History


December 2020: Berlin

‘Shared’ History? An international conference on 1700 years of Jewish life in German-speaking lands

Leo Baeck Institute

December 2020: Gdansk [Zoom Conference]

5th "Memory, Melancholy and Nostalgia" International Interdisciplinary Conference

December 2020: Zoom Conference

AJS 52ND Annual Conference


March 2020: The University of North Carolina Wilmington

No Respect: Jewish Humor around The World

March 2020: Estonian Literary Museum, Estonia

Between Individual and Collective Trauma


January 2020: Bar Ilan University, Israel

Depicting Violated Jewish Women During the Holocaust - In Memory of Nava Semel

September 2019: Berlin, Germany

Jewish-Polish-German realms of memory. A triple neighborhood


June 2019: Kinneret College on the Sea of Galilee

Association for Israel Studies


March, 2019, Wroclaw, Poland

The public in public and applied history, Wroclaw, Poland

December 2018: Vienna, Austria

2nd Global Conference: Migrations and Diasporas

December 2018: Jerusalem, Israel

The Time Dimension During and Regarding the Holocaust: In Real-Time and in Retrospect

Yad vaShem

November 2018: Los Angeles, California

New Perspectives on Kristallnacht: After 80 Years, the Nazi Pogrom in Global Comparison,

University of Southern California

November 2018: St. Louis, Missouri

15th Biennial Lessons and Legacies Conference, Global Perspectives and National Narratives

Washington University

October 2018: St. Petersburg Russia

5th International Research Conference Mechanisms for Formation of Cultural Exclusion and Frontier Zones

September 2018: Gdansk, Poland

2nd "Dreams, Phantasms and Memories" International Interdisciplinary Conference

July 2018: Krakow, Poland

11th Congress of the EAJS


July 2018: Jerusalem, Israel

Your brother?s blood cries out to me Face-to-Face Killings During the Holocaust, Workshop

Yad vashem

May 2018: Edinburgh, Scotland

Madness, Mental Illness and Mind Doctors in 20th and 21st Century Pop Culture

University of Edinburgh

April 2018: Murfreesburo, Tennessee

MTSU Holocaust and Genocide Studies Conference, Middle Tennessee State University, USA

Middle Tennessee State University

January 2018: London, England

Beyond Camps and Forced Labour conference, Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism

Birkbeck, University of London

November 2017: Charlottesville, Virginia

Questions in Holocaust testimonies research

the University of Virginia

November 2017: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The 2017 Film & History Conference

Film & History

September 2017: Wroclaw, Poland

EAIS 6th Annual Conference

European Association of Israel Studies

August 2017: Jerusalem, Israel

The 17th World Congress of Jewish Studies, Jerusalem, Israel

World Union of Jewish Studies

June-July 2017: Glasgow, Scotland

Dark Tourism Sites related to the Holocaust, the Nazi Past and World War II: Visitation and Practice Conference

Glasgow Caledonian University

May-June 2017: Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria

The Rethinking of Religious Belief in the Making of Modernity

International Society of Intellectual History

May 2017: Thessaloniki, Greece

Film AdaptationL Theory, Practices, Reception

May 2017: London, England

Zionism and Antisemitism International Conference

Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism

April 2017: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home

December 2016: San Diego, California

Association of Jewish Studies


December 2016: Jerusalem, Israel

The Second International Oral History Conference

July 2016: Zalzburg, Austria

Children and War: Past and Present


June 2016: New York, New York

The 2016 Biennial Scholars Conference on American Jewish History


June 2016: Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

NAPH International conference on Hebrew language and literature

the National Association of Professors of Hebrew

June 2016: Jerusalem, Israel

Fifth Global Conference of the International Network of Genocide Scholars


June 2016: Dublin, Ireland

International Humor conference


May 2016: Warsaw, Poland

Representing Jewish History in European and American Popular Culture, Museums and Public Spaces

University of Social Sciences and Humanities Warsaw

May 2016: Israel

The 3rd International Experts conference on Holocaust Education in the 21 Century

The Massuah Institute for Holocaust Studies

March 2016: Akko, Israel

The Future of Holocaust Testimonies IV, An International Conference and Workshop

January 2016: Eilat, Israel

2nd International Conference on Loss, Bereavement & Human Resilience in Israel and the World: Facts, Insights & Implications

November 2015: Madison, Wisconsin

Journeys, Detors, Breakdowns

Film & History

November 2015: Raanana, Israel

The 2nd International Conference of the Open University of Israel for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide

The Open University, Israel

October 2015: Berkeley, California

6th International Conference on the Image, Media Materiality: Towards Critical Economies of ?New? Media

October 2015: Zurich, Switzerland

Pop! Goes the Tragedy: The Eternal Return of Friedrich Nietzsche in Popular Culture

the Department of Art & Media, Zurich University of the Arts

June 2015: Oakland, California

International Humor conference


May 2015: Cluj, Romania

Provocation as Art. Scandal, Shock and Sexuality in Contemporary Visual Culture

2nd Ekphrasis Conference on Cinema and Visual Culture

April 2015: Krakow, Poland

The Holocaust and the Contemporary World international conference

June 2012: Haifa, Israel

AIS Conference

Association for Israel Studies

June 2011: Boston, Massachusetts

AIS Conference

Association for Israel Studies

July 2010: New York City, New York

NAPH International conference on Hebrew language and literature

the National Association of Professors of Hebrew

July 2009: London, England

NAPH International conference on Hebrew language and literature

the National Association of Professors of Hebrew

Kosovo (Zoom Conference)

The 7th International Conference on Genocide

The International Network of Genocide Scholars (INoGS)

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