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Friday, March 13, 2015

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Goldman Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
Friday Lunch

Thursday, March 19, 2015

WWII in Retrospect: Documenting Women in Occupied France
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Boston University Castle
WWII in Retrospect: Documenting Women in Occupied France
  • Susan Rubin Suleiman – C. Douglas Dillon Research Professor of the Civilization of France and Research Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, 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

Monday, March 23, 2015

2:15pm - 4:00pm
Hoffmann Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
The Christmas Truce and Flanders Peace Field Project
  • Don Mullan – Associate Chair, UNESCO Global Youth Program; Journalist/Author and Humanitarian
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Hoffmann Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
Why Do Capitalist Societies Have a Problem with Financial Profits?

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Prosecuting Nazi Perpetrators in German Courts during the Occupation Period, 1945-1950
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Hoffmann Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
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
Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lurias, Hassenfeld Conference Center, 415 South<br> Street, Waltham, MA 02454<br>
Stranger in My Own Country: A Jewish Family in Modern Germany
  • Yascha Mounk – Associate Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University; Senior Fellow, SNF Agora Institute, Johns Hopkins University; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

True Believers? On Opposition and Collaboration in Communist Poland and Beyond
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Lower Level Conference Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
The August Zaleski Memorial Lecture in Modern Polish History — True Believers? On Opposition and Collaboration in Communist Poland and Beyond
  • Anne Applebaum – Senior Fellow of International Affairs and Agora Fellow in Residence, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
The Case for the Establishment of Truth Commissions in Europe
6:00pm - 8:00pm
CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)
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 Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University; President, Administration Council, European Cultural Center of Delphi; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The Violence of Good Intentions
12:15pm - 2:00pm
Hoffmann Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
The Violence of Good Intentions
  • Sarah Bracke – Associate Professor of Sociology, Ghent University
  • Laurie McIntosh – Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Duke University
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