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The Holocaust on Trial: Reflections on the Irving-Lipstadt Trial (2000) and the film 'Denial' (2016)

Monday, 16 October 2017
The Department of History and Art History at the University of Otago is proud to present this public lecture by Professor Sir Richard J. Evans, Regius Professor Emeritus of History, University of Cambridge.

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The Holocaust on Trial: Reflections on the Irving-Lipstadt Trial (2000) and the film 'Denial' (2016)

Sunday, 15 October 2017 - Wellington Campus - Nordmeyer Lecture Theatre
The Department of History and Art History at the University of Otago is proud to present this public lecture by Professor Sir Richard J. Evans, Regius Professor Emeritus of History, University of Cambridge.

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The 2017 Michael King Memorial Lecture: War in the Nazi imagination

Thursday, 12 October 2017 - Burns1
The Department of History and Art History at the University of Otago is proud to present the 2017 Michael King Memorial Lecture, delivered by Professor Sir Richard J. Evans, Regius Professor Emeritus of History, University of Cambridge.

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Christine L. Corton: The rise and fall of the classic London fogs

Wednesday, 11 October 2017 - Archway 1
This lecture describes these epic London fogs, their dangers and beauty, analyses the reasons why it was so difficult to control the air pollution that caused them, and assesses their impact on our culture and imagination.

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Film screening of ‘Denial’ and an interview with Prof Sir Richard Evans

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 - Castle 2
The Department of History and Art History at the University of Otago is proud to offer a free screening of Denial, preceded by a brief Q&A with Professor Sir Richard J. Evans, Regius Professor Emeritus of History, Cambridge.

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Department of History & Art History Research Seminar

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - Burns 5

Jack Kos

‘The introduction of Brown Trout to New Zealand’

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World-renowned Cambridge historian visiting New Zealand

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 12:35pm

One of the world’s foremost historians will be in New Zealand next month to talk about truths and myths surrounding the Holocaust of World War II.

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Māori research focus of Te Wiki o te reo Māori at Otago

Tuesday, 12 September 2017 10:06am

Celebrations for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) began at Otago yesterday with an opening event held at Hocken Collections.

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Otago and Southland families asked for WW1 Passchendaele stories

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 10:25am

Otago and Southland people are being encouraged to come forward to the University of Otago with their family stories, photos, and letters about the disastrous WW1 Campaign at Passchendaele.