Spring 2010 Seminar series

Genocide, Modernity, and Resistance II

Thursdays 1.30-3.20 p.m.,
ISPS conference room B012, 77 Prospect St., New Haven
Open to the public

In Memoriam: Alison Des Forges

January 28

Gerd Hankel, Senior Research Fellow, International Public and International Criminal Law, Hamburg Institute for Social ResearchThe Notion of Genocide and its Implications for Reconstructing Society: the Rwandan example

February 11
[N.B. 7 pm, 
WL Harkness Hall, rm 119]

Film Screening
Hidden Sorrows: the Persecution of Romanian Gypsies during
World War II
A new film by Michelle Kelso and Alexandru Alexe  
(Ms. Kelso will speak and answer questions after the screening)

February 25

Prof. Nathan Stoltzfus, Florida State University 
Protest and Resistance against Nazi Genocide: 
History and Memory of Intermarriage

March 4

Prof. Adam Tooze, History Department, Yale
The Holocaust, Industrialism and Modernity

March  25 

Paul Lowe, London College of Communication
Picturing the Perpetrator: The Arrest of Josef Kramer, Commandant of Belsen, April 1945

April 1

Film Screening
René and I (http://jewishfilm.org/Catalogue/films/reneandi.htm)
A film about two “Mengele Twins” at Auschwitz, 
produced by Leora Kahn
(Ms. Kahn will speak and answer questions after the screening)

April 15

Prof. Carina Ray, History, Fordham University
Darfur and the Crisis of Governance in Sudan