Prominent Military Historian and Kindertransport Survivor Gerhard Weinberg to Speak at ASU

Center Lecture by Prof. Emeritus Gerhard L. Weinberg Canceled Due to Inclement Weather


With Hurricane Florence steadily approaching, the Center has canceled its first lecture of the academic year 2017-18. We will reschedule and announce the new date in due time. Stay safe, everyone!

Internationally-renowned Holocaust Scholar and Editor of Hitler's Second Book at ASU (September 2018)

On Thursday, September 13, internationally-noted Holocaust scholar and diplomatic historian Dr. Gerhard L. Weinberg, the William Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor Emeritus of History at UNC-Chapel Hill, will give an evening lecture entitled “Adolf Hitler and the United States: Views, Plans, and Policies and the 'Jewish Question'” It will begin at 7:30 pm in 114 Belk Library. Prof. Weinberg escaped Nazi Germany in 1938, served in the U.S. army during the occupation of Japan, and became a prominent specialist in diplomatic and Holocaust history during a long and impressive career. Among his many influential books are the German and English editions of Adolf Hitler's previously unpublished sequel to Mein Kampf, which Weinberg discovered when working on a project to microfilm confiscated Nazi state and party documents in Alexandria, Virginia, in the late 1950s. The lecture is free of charge and no tickets are required. For more information, email holocaust@appstate.eduor call 828.262.2311.