This event is part of the Murray Pantirer Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series.
- Douglas is the author/editor of 16 books including The Right Wrong Man: John Demjanjuk and the Last Great Nazi War Crimes Trial and The Memory of Judgment: Making Law and History in the Trials of the Holocaust.
- Douglas, educated at Yale, Harvard and Brown, is an expert researcher who has devoted years to exploring the possibilities and limitations of war crimes trials. Douglas’s scholarship focuses on how trials are designed to teach history and to define collective memory.
- Douglas has lectured in many countries, including addresses to the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and the International Criminal Court. The recipient of major fellowships from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, National Endowment of the Humanities, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the Institute for International Education.