Date: May 12, 2014, 06:00 PM
Venue: Klub Uniwersytecki, Pl. Uniwersytecki 1, Ground Floor, Main Hall of the University of Wrocław
Willy Brandt Center for German and European Studies, Academia Europaea Knowledge Hub, College of Eastern Europe and Institute of Political Science at University of Wrocław invited to a public lecture by Professor Horst Möller on First World War: the Great Seminal Catastrophe of the 20th century.
Horst Möller is a German contemporary historian. He is Professor of Modern History at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and, from 1992 to 2011, Director of the Institut für Zeitgeschichte.
He has been a Visiting Fellow at St Antony’s College, Oxford (1986) and Sorbonne University (1988), Visiting Professor at Sciences Po in Paris (2002–2003). He is a member of the Historical Commission of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences.
Honours: 1987: Federal Cross of Merit, 1994: Prix France-Allemagne, 1995: Officer of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques, 1996: Prix Lémonon of the Académie des sciences morales et politiques, Paris (Institut de France), 1998: Honorary doctorate at the University of Bordeaux, 2006: Prix Gay-Lussac – Humboldt, awarded by the French Ministry of Research, 2006: Honorary doctorate at the Institut d’études politiques de Paris (Fondation nationale des sciences politiques), 2006: Honorary doctorate at the University of Orléans, 2007: Bavarian Order of Merit
- The presentation was followed by a discussion with the audience.
- Attendance to this event was free of charge.
- Translation was provided.
Photos and a full video of the Europa Una lecture were available online.