Spring 1999 Lecture Series

The Two Germanies: 1949 – 1989

A Very Special Relationship: Bargaining Power in East German-Soviet Relations 
March 10, 1999
Hope Harrison (Norwegian Nobel Institute) 

The Marxist Counter-Narrative: The GDR as History and Historiography 
April 08, 1999
Konrad H. Jarausch (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

The Politics of Economic Decline in East Germany, 1949-1989 
April 29, 1999
Jeffrey Kopstein (University of Colorado at Boulder)

The New Left, the Sexual Revolution, and the Nazi Past
May 13, 1999
Dagmar Herzog (Michigan State University)

Heimat, Barbed Wire, and “Papa’s Kino”: Memories of War on the Silver Screen in the 1950s 
May 27, 1999
Robert G. Moeller (University of California at Irvine)

Germany’s Second Chance: Processes of Liberalization and Integration, 1950-1980
June 03, 1999
Ulrich Herbert (University of Freiburg)