LUNCH 11:45 a.m. LECTURE 12:15 p.m.
Christopher Clark was educated at Sydney Grammar School and studied at Sydney University, the Freie Universität Berlin, and the University of Cambridge, where he is currently Reader in Modern European History. He has written widely in the field of modern German and European history. He co-edited Culture Wars: Catholic-Secular Conflict in Nineteenth-Century Europe (CUP: Cambridge, 2003). He is the author of The Politics of Conversion: Missionary Protestantism and the Jews in Prussia, 1728-1941 (OUP: Oxford, 1995), Kaiser Wilhelm II (Longman: Harlow, 2000) and Iron Kingdom: The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, 1600-1947 (Penguin: London, 2006), which won the Wolfson Prize for History, the HSK Buchpreis für Neuere Geschichte, and the Queensland Premier's History Prize in 2007.
Professor Clarks visit to campus is sponsored the Center for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights at CMC.