Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Roundtable: "Remembering World War I on its Centennial: A Roundtable Discussion"

Wed, April 16, 2014 | GAR 4.100

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The centennial of World War I, a conflagration that claimed the lives of some 13 million soldiers (more than twice the number killed in all the major wars from 1790 to 1914), is commemorated in this historical roundtable exploring the experiences of the war’s participants, as well as the conflict’s manifold repercussions. Participants will present:

Looking East: The Other German Front in World War One
David Crew, Ph.D.
Professor of History; Distinguished Teaching Professor
The University of Texas at Austin

The Subaltern’s War: Race, Sex and Class in the First World War
Philippa Levine, D. Phil.
Professor; Mary Helen Thompson Centennial Professor in the Humanities; 
Co-Director, Program in British Studies
The University of Texas at Austin

The Third Balkan War?: WWI from Sarajevo to Salonika
Mary Neuburger, Ph.D.
Professor of History; Director, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
The University of Texas at Austin

Russia's Forgotten War
Charters Wynn, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History; Director, Frank Denuis Normandy Scholar Program
The University of Texas at Austin

World War I: A Mexican View from Texas
Emilio Zamora, Ph.D.
Professor of History; Fellow, Barbara White Centennial Professorship in Texas History
The University of Texas at Austin

Free and Open to the Public. No RSVP needed. Check out the poster!

Sponsored by: Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History

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