International workshop participants (around table, from left foreground): Andrej Umansky of Yahad; Father Desbois; Wendy Lower
and Boris Neusius, Ludwig Maximilian University
in Munich; Patrice Bensimon, Yahad; Kate Brown, University of Maryland - USA
: Stephan Merl, Univeristy of Bielefeld - Germany; Lynne Viola, University of Toronto - Canada; Aleksandr Kruglov, Univeristy of Radio and Electronics of Kharkov - Ukraine: Valery Vasylyev, National V.I. Verdansky University
, Ukraine; Olexander Melnyk, of Ukraine.
"The question before us is whether Stalinist policies of the 1930's in any way facilitated the Nazi genocide," said workshop co-chair, Wendy Lower, a professor at the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich.
Co-chair Dr. Wendy Lower, presents to the international workshop
Council members present included: Chairman Eduard Husson, France; Andreas Angrick, Germany; Pierre-Jérôme Biscarat, France; Jean-Marc Dreyfus, UK; Joël Kotek, Belgium; Alexander Kruglov, Ukraine; Deborah Lipstadt, United States; Wendy Lower, Germany; Dieter Pohl, Germany; Stéphane Simonnet, France; Nicolas Werth, France.