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The Armenian Genocide in Historical Perspective - Lecture flyer
The Armenian Genocide in Historical Perspective - Lecture

Tuesday 28 April, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Erik-Jan Zürcher, Professor in Turkish Languages and Cultures, Leiden University

One of the blackest pages in the already dark book of WWI is the Armenian genocide that took place in the Ot...

Is the EU doomed? - Lecture flyer
Is the EU doomed? - Lecture

Wednesday 29 April, 20h30 • Lecture Hall, Tongersestraat 53 • Prof. Jan Zielonka, Professor of European Politics, University of Oxford

The European Union is in crisis. ...

Crossing the River: the 70 Year Long Shadow - 4 May Lecture flyer
Crossing the River: the 70 Year Long Shadow - 4 May Lecture

Monday 04 May, 20h30 • Sint Janskerk, Vrijthof • Shalom Eilati, Author of Crossing the River, Israel

Shalom Eilati will relate the story of his life, which began in Kaunas Lithuania like any other child until the ...

The Tragedy of Liberation - Lecture flyer
The Tragedy of Liberation - Lecture

Wednesday 27 May, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Frank Dikötter, Professor of Humanities, Un. of Hong Kong

After a bloody civil war that followed the end of World War II, Mao Zedong hoisted the red flag over Beijing's F...

War & Peace among the Primates - Lecture flyer
War & Peace among the Primates - Lecture

Wednesday 10 June, 17h00 • Maastrichtzaal, Universiteitssingel 40 • Prof. Frans de Waal, Professor of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA, First Eugène Dubois Chairholder

When people do evil things, we call them "animals". And if people act altruistically, we attribute this to our n...