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Moral Reasoning in the Wake of Mass Murder

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33rd Annual Lecture of the German Historical Institute

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Moral Reasoning in the Wake of Mass Murder: Disability and Reproductive Rights in 1980s-1990s Germany

Lecture by Dagmar Herzog ( Graduate Center, City University of New York) and comment by Stefanie Schüler-Springorum (Technische Universität Berlin)

Dagmar Herzog is Distinguished Professor of History and Daniel Rose Faculty Scholar at the Graduate Center, City University of New York. She writes on the histories of religion and Jewish-Christian relations, the Holocaust and its aftermath, and the histories of gender and sexuality. Her most recent books are Lust und Verwundbarkeit: Zur Zeitgeschichte der Sexualität in Europa und den USA (Wallstein, 2018), Unlearning Eugenics: Sexuality, Reproduction, and Disability in Post-Nazi Europe (Wisconsin, 2018), Cold War Freud: Psychoanalysis in an Age of Catastrophes(Cambridge, 2017). Her current research concerns the pre- and post-history of the mass murder of the disabled in Nazi Germany.

Demonstration against the Ruling on Paragraph 218 (May 28, 1993). Photo by Bernd Kühler / REGIERUNGonline

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