Spring 2005 Lecture Series

Germany 1945 - Liberation, Defeat, Reckoning


Auschwitz: The Liberation of the Camp and the End of the German Musterstadt
February 24, 2005
Sybille Steinbacher (Ruhr University Bochum/Harvard University)

Play in Destruction: War Children in Nazi Germany
March 17, 2005
Nicholas Stargardt (Magdalen College, Oxford University)

General of the Lustwaffe: Beate Uhse and Germans' Experience of Sexuality over 1945
March 31, 2005
Elizabeth Heineman (University of Iowa)

Confronting the End: Reflections on Nazi Leaders in 1945
April 21, 2005
Peter Longerich (Royal Holloway, University of London)

Victors' Justice? The Nuremberg Trial and the Invention of International Crime
April 25, 2005
Richard Overy (University of Exeter)

The Iconography of Victory: Reporting the American Occupation of Cologne
May 19, 2005
Eberhard Illner (Historical Archive of the City of Cologne)