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Frank Eyck Memorial Lecture in German History

Submitted by wmdack on Sun, 09/16/2012 - 9:06pm


The aim of this lecture series is to provide a forum to facilitate and promote the University of Calgary’s legacy of excellence in German History. The lectures will ideally be aimed at both a popular and academic audience, spanning the course of German history in terms of subject matter and time period.

Chairs for the 2016 and 2017 Frank Eyck Memorial Lecture in German History were both left vacant.

Frank Eyck Memorial Lecture in German History 2015:

April 22nd, 2015



Frank Eyck Memorial Lecture in German History 2013:

February 4th, 2013


Eyck Poster

Dr. Christopher R. Browning is the Frank Porter Graham Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Among the many influential monographs which he has published are Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and The Final Solution in Poland; Fateful Months: Essays on the Emergence of the Final Solution; The Path to Genocide, in 1992; and, his most recent work: Nazi Policy, Jewish Workers, German Killers. He has given expert witness testimony in the trial of alleged Nazi perpetrators for the Canadian Department of Justice, the Australian Commonwealth Office of Public Prosecution, and the British War Crimes Branch. Professor Browning has won many awards and honours, most recently an honorary doctorate from Hebrew Union College. He is a former holder of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies prestigious J.B. and Maurice Shapiro senior visiting fellowship, and is a current member of the Academic Committee of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.