Genocides (Other Than the Holocaust) [F-23-22]

Presenter:Gabriel Elun
Location: SLU: Carnegie 212
Classes: 4 Sessions 1.5 hours
Dates: Fri 3:00 PM 10/06, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27
Status: Course Update: Course #22 will be held in Carnegie 212 on the SLU campus on Fridays, October 6, 13, 30, 27, at 3 pm.

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This course will consider four diverse cases of genocide or mass killing in the modern world: genocides against indigenous peoples in Tasmania and North America; the Armenian Genocide; Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge; and the Rwandan Genocide. Note: we will not cover the Holocaust in this course, except as a comparative case.

Elun Gabriel is a historian of modern Europe, with a research focus on modern Germany. He teaches courses at St. Lawrence University including Introduction to European Studies, 19th-century Europe, 20th-century Europe, World War I, the Holocaust, Genocide in the Modern World, Modern European Women's History, and courses on J.R.R. Tolkien, Utopia & Dystopia, and Piracy.

Special Instructions:

Optional readings will be provided in class, and are available on request ahead of time.

Cap: 20

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