Bogdanow Lectures in Holocaust Studies, 27-29 January 2015

Agency in the Holocaust: Perpetrators, Survivors and Rescuers

27-29 January 2015

The inaugural Bogdanow Lectures in Holocaust Studies 2015 will be given by Christopher Browning (Frank Porter Graham Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) on the topic ‘Agency in the Holocaust: Perpetrators, Survivors, Rescuers’. Among his numerous publications is the classic study Ordinary Men: Reserve Battalion 101(HarperCollins, 1992). The venue is the Arts Lecture Theatre in the Samuel Alexander Building. The lectures will begin at 5.15pm. There will be a buffet welcome reception 6.30-8.00pm on 27 January (Holocaust Memorial Day).

Tuesday 27 Jan. Lecture 1:
From Humanitarian Relief to Holocaust Rescue: A Young American in Vichy France.

Wednesday 28 Jan. Lecture 2:
Why Did They Kill?  Revisiting the Perpetrators.

Thursday 29 Jan. Lecture 3:
Holocaust History and Survivor Testimony: The Case of the Starachowice Factory Slave Labor Camps.

Thursday 29 Jan. Masterclass:
‘Forty-five years as a Holocaust historian’.

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