Michael R. Marrus (2008)
"The Last Chapter of the Holocaust in the Courtroom: Reparation and Restitution"
The next Mosse lectures are planned to take place in Jerusalem in December 2008 and will be given by Prof. Michael R. Marrus (University of Toronto).
Prof. Marrus, author of The Holocaust in History and The Politics of Assimilation, is one of the most renowned historians of Modern European and Jewish History. Prof. Marrus will speak about the problem of "The Last Chapter of the Holocaust in the Courtroom: Reparation and Restitution"
Michael R. Marrus is Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor Emeritus of Holocaust Studies at the University of Toronto. A fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, he has been a visiting professor at the University of Cape Town, South Africa and UCLA; and a visitng fellow of St. Antony's College, Oxford, and the Institute for Advanced Studies of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Having recently completed seven years as dean of graduate studies, his interests have turned toward issues of law and historical representation.