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the Herskovitz and Ogot prizes from the African Studies Association. His scholarship focuses on state-society relations in Africa, focusing in particular on religion and politics, human rights, and transitional justice. Jennifer Marlow (Ph.D., Michigan State University) specializes in modern Poland, specifically Polish-Jewish relations during the interwar period and the Holocaust. Her article, “Female Bonds and the Domestic Realm in Holocaust Rescue: The Role of Polish Nannies,” is included in Yad Vashem’s anthology, Hiding, Sheltering and Borrowing Identities as Avenues of Rescue. Her chapter on “Life in Hiding and Beyond” is included in Jewish Families in Europe, 1939-Present: History, Representation, and Memory. Rachel Perry (Ph.D., Harvard University) is the recipient of numerous grants and fellowships, among them: an EHRI Fellowship at the Mémorial de la Shoah in Paris, a Sharon Abramson Research Grant from the Holocaust Educational Foundation, a Getty Postdoctoral Fellowship and the Ailsa Mellon Bruce Senior Fellowship at CASVA (the Center for Advanced Studies in Visual Culture at the National Gallery in Washington DC). Last year, she was a Senior Research Fellow at the Yad Vashem International Institute for Holocaust Research for a new research project on early postwar exhibitions related to the Shoah. In 2018, she curated the exhibition “Arrivals, Departures: The Oscar Ghez Collection” at the Hecht Museum and authored the catalogue A Memorial to Jewish Artists, Victims of Nazism. Carson Phillips (Ph.D., York University) has received numerous scholarly awards and fellowships including the Fleischer Award, Gertner Award, and the Klasner Fellowship from York University; the Alfred Lerner Fellowship from the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous; and the Hess Fac- ulty Seminar Fellowship from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Dr. Phillips also served as a Canadian delegate to the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) from 2009 – 2013, where he was an active member of the Education Working Group, the Committee on the Roma Genocide, and the Committee on Teaching About the Holocaust and other Genocides. Additionally, Dr. Phillips is the Managing Director of the Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre in Toronto, Canada.

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