History Lecture Series – The Origins of the Concept of “Crimes Against Humanity”

Next Thursday, December 10 is The second event of the CSI History Department Lecture Series, which this semester is centered on the theme of “War and Humanitarian Crisis,” will be held on Thursday, Dec. 10 in Building 2N, Room 220 at 2:30pm.

Professor Peter Holquist from the University of Pennsylvania will give a talk titled “The Origins of the Concept of ‘Crimes Against Humanity’: The Allies’ May 24, 1915 Note on the Armenian Genocide, Its 19th-Century Precedents, and its 20th-Century Afterlife.”

Coffee and refreshments will be served. The event is supported by the Campus Activities Board and is certified for CLUE credit.