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Corine Defrance (CNRS, France) and Ulrich Pfeil (U Lorraine, Metz, France)

Annäherung, Verständigung oder Versöhnung? Welches Narrativ für die deutsch-französischen Beziehungen nach 1945?

CAS Public Colloquium | Wednesday, 06 January 2016  | 05:15 pm
Date: Wednesday, 06 January 2016  | 05:15 pm - 06:45 pm
Location: Centre for Area Studies | Thomaskirchhof 20 | 04109 Leipzig, Germany
Organization: Frankreichzentrum (U Leipzig, Germany)
Centre for Area Studies (U Leipzig, Germany)
Language: German

Summary:
Based on their common work on several publications, Corine Defrance, a historian at the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS, France), and Ulrich Pfeil, professor for German studies at the University of Lorraine (Metz, France), will discuss French-German relations after 1945.


Biographical Note:
Corine Defrance is a historian at the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS, France). In her reserach, she concentrates on German-French relations in the 20th century, the history of Germany after 1945, and the history of universities and research in France and Germany in the 20th century.

Ulrich Pfeil is professor for German studies at the University of Lorraine (Metz, France). His research deals with German-French relations in the 20th century, European history, Germany during the Cold War, and the history of a German and international historiography. His numerous publications include Histoire franco-allemande, vol. 10: Entre guerre froide et intégration européenne. Reconstruction et rapprochement 1945–1963 (Villeneuve d’Ascq 2012) and 50 Jahre Deutsch-Französisches Jugendwerk / L’Office franco-allemand pour la jeunesse a 50 ans (Berlin/Paris 2013), both written together with Corine Defrance.