Mr. Daniel Snowman
Writer, Lecturer, Broadcaster
will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on November 16, 2002 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.
Leon and Thea Koerner Lecture
Hitler's Emigres: The Cultural Impact on Britain of Refugees From Nazism
Daniel Snowman was born in London and has degrees from Cambridge and Cornell, and at the age of twenty-four became a Lecturer at the University of Sussex. He has spent much of his professional life at the BBC where, as Chief Producer, Features (Radio), he was responsible for a wide range of projects on cultural and historical subjects. His previous books include Fins de Siecle: How Centuries End, 1400-2000 (with Asa Briggs), a history of twentieth-century America, a comparative study of British and U.S. values, and critical portraits of the Amadeus Quartet and Placido Domingo. His most recent publication is PastMasters: The Best of History Today.
Fall Program 2002
Sep 28, Oct 5, Oct 19, Oct 26, Nov 2, Nov 9, Nov 16, Nov 23, Nov 30.