This roundtable celebrates the recent publication by acclaimed Columbia historian Istvan Deak. Europe on Trial (Westview Press, 2015) explores the history of collaboration, retribution, and resistance during World War II. These three themes are examined through the experiences of people and countries under German occupation, as well as Soviet, Italian, and other military rule.
Lazslo Borhi, Scientific Counsellor, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, and Guest Researcher, Indiana University
Holly Case, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University
Ian Buruma, Professor of Human Rights and Journalism, Bard College
Robert Paxton, Professor Emeritus of History, Columbia University
Co-sponsored by the European Institute, East Central European Center, Harriman Institute, and the Department of History