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Europe 1945–2015 from “Displaced Persons” to “Asylum Seekers”

General Programming

dateNovember 20, 2015 timeFriday, 12:30pm–2:00pm EST location The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room, Columbia University
Cosponsor
  • European Institute

Ian Buruma, Paul W. Williams Professor of Human Rights and Journalism, Bard College, Abram De Swaan, Queen Wilhelmina Visiting Professor, Columbia University; Emeritus Distinguished Research Professor for Social Science, University of Amsterdam, and Adam Tooze, Director, European Institute; Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Professor of History, Columbia University, discuss the refugee crisis in a historic perspective.

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Participants
  • Ian Buruma Paul W. Williams Professor of Human Rights and Journalism Bard College
  • Abram de Swaan Emeritus University Professor of Social Science University of Amsterdam
  • Adam Tooze Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of History Columbia University