Cultural critic and historian Christopher R. Browning, author of Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution of Poland, has served as an expert witness in two “Holocaust denial” cases: the second Zündel trial in Toronto in 1988 and David Irving’s libel suit against Deborah Libstadt in London in 2000. Browning will speak about “Holocaust History and Survivor Testimonies: The Starachowice Factory Slave Labor Camps” on Feb. 28 in Devlin Hall, room 101, at 7:00 p.m.
Browning is the Frank Porter Graham Professor of History at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and has served as the J. B. and Maurice Shapiro Senior Scholar and Ina Levine Senior Scholar at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial.