Dagmar Herzog

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Professor Herzog will be delivering three talks, all taking place in Gilman 400 at 4:15pm on Wednesdays:

Talk 1, Feb 19: ‘An Argument about the Nature of Racism: Feminist History vs. Nazi Psychiatry’

Talk 2, Feb 26: ‘Sex, Disability, and Sin: The Eugenicization of Theology’

Talk 3, March 11: ‘The Perpetrators’ Pleasures: Ernst Klee and the Confrontation with Nazism’s First Genocide.’

All are Welcome

Additionally, Professor Herzog will host a film screening and discussion on Tuesday, March 10th:

Fog in August (German: Nebel im August; dir. Kai Wessel, 2016), with discussion led by Dagmar Herzog in Olin 305 at 5pm

She will also be available for office hours in Gilman 435 on February 19th and 26th, from 1:30-3:00pm, and on March 11th, by appointment.

Dagmar Herzog is Dinguished Professor in History at the CUNY Graduate Center. She has published extensively on the history of sexuality, religion, fascism, psychoanalysis, and eugenics. Her recent publications include Unlearning Eugenics: Sexuality, Reproduction, and Disability in Post-Nazi Europe (Wisconsin 2018), Cold War Freud: Psychoanalysis in an Age of Catastrophes (Cambridge UP 2017), and Sexuality in Europe: A Twentieth-Century History (Cambridge UP 2011).