The Past Under Erasure: History, Memory, and the Contemporary


Location: Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium

Geoff Eley, Karl Pohrt Distinguished University Professor of Contemporary History, University of Michigan

Professor Eley is the author of many works including Reshaping the German Right: Radical Nationalism and Political Change after Bismarck (1980, new edn. 1991); The Peculiarities of German History (German edn. 1980, English 1984) with David Blackbourn; Forging Democracy (2002); A Crooked Line (2005); and with Keith Nield, The Future of Class in History: What’s Left of the Social? (2007).

A reception to follow in the Geddes Auditorium.

Sponsored by Henkels Lecture Series, Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, Department of History, and the Nanovic Institute for European Studies