Wolf Gruner

Wolf Gruner is the Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies and a professor of history at USC. He is a specialist for Holocaust and German-Jewish history, topics on which he has published eleven books and around 60 articles and book chapters. Currently, he is conducting research on forgotten acts of individual resistance of German and Austrian Jews during the Holocaust. Additional areas of research include the comparative history of mass violence as well as state discrimination against indigenous populations, especially in Latin America. In 2014, he became the founding director of the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research. His latest book on the Holocaust in Bohemia and Moravia received the Sybil Halpern Milton Memorial Book Prize of the German Studies Association 2017 for the best book in Holocaust Studies in 2015–2016 and was a finalist for the Yad Vashem International Book Prize in Holocaust Research for the best book in 2015 and 2016.

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