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Burdens and Beginnings: Rebuilding East and West Germany after Nazism

April 6, 2017 - April 7, 2017

This event is part of the North Carolina German Studies Seminar and Workshop Series.

In Honor of Konrad H. Jarausch

Thursday, 6 April 2017, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Keynote Speaker: Mary Fulbrook | University College London, Department of German
“Reframing the Past: Justice, Guilt and Consolidation in East and West Germany after Nazism”

Friday, 7 April 2017, 9:00am – 6:00 pm
9:00 – 10:45 am: Burdens And Beginnings
Noah Strote | Peter Gengler | Derek Holmgren | Comment: Michael L. Meng

11:00 Am – 1:00 pm: New States
James Chappel | Brittany Lehman | Alexandria Ruble | Comment: Helga Welsh

2:00 – 3:45 pm: New Societies And Cultures
Jakob Norberg | Andrea A. Sinn | Priscilla Layne | Comment: Jonathan Hess

4:00 – 5:45 pm: New National And International Orders
Andrew Port | Lorn Hillaker | Scott Krause | Comment: Thomas Pegelow-Kaplan

For the entire program, please click here.


April 6, 2017
April 7, 2017
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Dr. Karen Hagemann
Dr. Tobias Hof
Peter Gengler, M.A.
Dr. Brittany Lehmann
Larisa Stiglich, M.A.


Pleasant Room, Wilson Library