Start: 10/18/2012 16:00
The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies, the Jewish Studies Program and the Page-Barbour Initiative present:
Auschwitz Trials: East and West
A lecture by Devin Pendas (Associate Professor of History, Boston College)
Thursday, October 18, 2012
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Newcomb Hall Commonwealth Room
as well as myriad articles. His research focuses on war crimes tribunals following World War II, specifically within West Germany. His current projects include a history of Nazi trials within German courts and a history of law and mass violence in the modern period.
Dr. Pendas will be giving a public lecture on the topic of "Auschwitz Trials: East and West" on Thursday, October 18 at 4pm in the Commonwealth Room in Newcomb Hall. This event is open to students, faculty and the public; reception to follow.
Dr. Pendas will also be offering a workshop on "The Historiography of Human Rights" on Friday, October 19 at 10am in Nau 211.
**If you wish to attend the workshop, please RSVP to Deborah Galaski at dag9t [at] virginia [dot] edu to obtain a copy of the paper, to be read in advance of the workshop meeting.**
Start: 10/18/2012 18:30
The University of Virginia Fralin Museum of Art invites you to a special lecture:
"A Contested Historical Landscape:
The Civil War Generation Interprets the Conflict"
by Gary W. Gallagher
Thursday, October 18, 6:30 pm, Campbell 153.
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Valley of the Shadow American Landscapes in the Time of the Civil War.