Co-sponsored by the Mobility, Translation and Identity Network, the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation and the Research Program in Global History.
10-12 August 2015, Monash University in partnership with the University
of Warwick will convene a forum in Melbourne, Australia focused on the
translation of pain across multiple historical and disciplinary
perspectives. The forum will consist of a series of keynote lectures, a
small academic symposium, and a larger academic conference.
Session III: Remembering Pain
Chair: Seán Hand (The University of Warwick)
Transcultural memories of the Jewish Diaspora from Libya: Mediating and remediating Jewish narratives of sorrow
Barbara Spadaro (University of Bristol)
‘Nature’s plan of relief’: Remembering and forgetting the pain of American slavery
Clare Corbould (Monash University)
Pain in the memoirs of the survivors of the KLNa
Diana Henry (Independent Scholar)