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Europe in the World, 1914-1940: Race, Colony, Empire

On September 14, 2015, Dr. Geoff Eley presented the inaugural lecture for the BMW Center’s 2015-2016 special events lecture series, “Europe and its Others” In his lecture, entitled “Europe in the World, 1914-1940: Race, Colony, Empire”, Eley discussed how mass democracy shaped imperial politics in the 20th Century, and explored new avenues for the study of World War I. The theme expounds on topics from his recent publication on 20th Century European history.