The Second Howard Mahan Lecture - January 2002
         
         
Professor Christopher Browning of the University of North Carolina

Professor Christopher Browning of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill delivers the Second Annual Howard F. Mahan Lecture on "Why Study the Holocaust?".
Photo by Michael V. Thomason
 
Several hundred students, faculty members, administrators, and community members crowded into the Laidlaw Performing Arts auditorium for the Second Annual Mahan Lecture.

Several hundred students, faculty members, administrators, and community members crowded into the Laidlaw Performing Arts auditorium for the Second Annual Mahan Lecture. Pictured is USA History Department Chair Clarence L. Mohr introducing the lecture series. Photo by Michael V. Thomason
  Professor Clarence L. Mohr, Chair of the USA Department of History, introduces the Mahan Lecture series.

Professor Clarence L. Mohr, Chair of the USA Department of History, introduces the Mahan Lecture series. On stage behind him, from left to right, are Dr. Dan Rogers, Associate Professor of History; Dr. Christopher Browning, Frank Porter Graham Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; and Dr. John Friedl, Dean of the USA College of Arts & Sciences. Photo by Michael V. Thomason
         

A group of USA faculty and administrators pose with Professor Christopher Browning after he delivered the Second Howard Mahan Lecture.

A group of USA faculty and administrators pose with Professor Christopher Browning after he delivered the Second Howard Mahan Lecture. From left to right: Dr. John Friedl, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences; Dr. Dan Rogers, Associate Professor of History; Mr. Mayer Mitchell, Member of the USA Board of Trustees; Dr. Pat Covey, Vice President for Academic Affairs; Professor Browning; Howard F. Mahan, retired Professor of History; Professor Clarence L. Mohr, Chair of the USA Department of History; and University President Gordon Moulton. Photo by Michael V. Thomason

  Professor Browning meets USA President Gordon Moulton immediately prior to the 2nd Annual Howard F. Mahan Lecture.

Professor Browning meets USA President Gordon Moulton immediately prior to the 2nd Annual Howard F. Mahan Lecture. In the foreground is USA Board of Trustees member Mayer Mitchell. Photo by Michael V. Thomason
 

Professor Browning

After the Mahan Lecture, Professor Browning signed copies of his books Ordinary Men and Nazi Policy, Jewish Workers, German Killers. Photo by Michael V. Thomason

         

Professor Christopher Browning

After delivering the second Howard Mahan lecture, Professor Christopher Browning signs a copy of Ordinary Men for USA history major Chase Smith. Photo by Michael V. Thomason