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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The Case for the Establishment of Truth Commissions in Europe
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Case for the Establishment of Truth Commissions in Europe
  • Thomas Weber – Professor of History and International Affairs, University of Aberdeen; Director, Center for Global Security and Governance, University of Aberdeen
  • Chair Panagiotis Roilos – George Seferis Professor of Modern Greek Studies and of Comparative Literature, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University; Member of the Governing Board, European Cultural Center of Delphi
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The August Zaleski Memorial Lecture in Modern Polish History — True Believers? On Opposition and Collaboration in Communist Poland and Beyond
  • Anne Applebaum – Director, The Transitions Forum, Legatum Institute; Columnist, The Washington Post and Slate

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany
  • Yascha Mounk – Associate Professor of Practice, Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies; Lecturer in the Government Department, Harvard University; senior Carnegie Fellow in the Political Reform Program at New America, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
Prosecuting Nazi Perpetrators in German Courts during the Occupation Period, 1945-1950
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Prosecuting Nazi Perpetrators in German Courts during the Occupation Period, 1945-1950
  • Devin Pendas – Associate Professor of History, Boston College; Co-Chair, Contemporary Europe Study Group, CES, Harvard University

Monday, March 23, 2015

2:15pm - 4:00pm
The Christmas Truce and Flanders Peace Field Project
  • Don Mullan – Associate Chair, UNESCO Global Youth Program; Journalist/Author and Humanitarian

Thursday, March 19, 2015

WWII in Retrospect: Documenting Women in Occupied France
5:00pm - 7:00pm
WWII in Retrospect: Documenting Women in Occupied France
  • Susan Rubin Suleiman – C. Douglas Dillon Research Professor of the Civilization of France, Harvard University; Research Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
  • Robert Allison – Professor and Chair, History Department, Suffolk University
  • Margaret Weitz – Professor Emerita, Suffolk University
  • Moderated by James Carroll – Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Suffolk University

Friday, March 13, 2015

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, March 12, 2015

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Radical Islam, Generalization and Reality of the Other
  • Arash Ghassemi – CES Speaker

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

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