Recording: 2nd Annual Van Thyn Lecture

Van Thyn Lecture

listen to the entire 2010 Van Thyn Lecture

Dr. Rodney Grunes, professor of political science at Centenary, shared his expertise on the Holocaust at the 2nd Annual Van Thyn Lecture, discussing, from a social science perspective, the lessons to be learned from this horrific event, the role of democracy and other factors in explaining later genocides, and what can be done to prevent such mass murders in the future. The talk was entitled "The Holocaust, Genocides and Democracy: Explanation and Prevention."