Former Hall student wins Fraenkel Prize
23 October 2006
Dr Riccarda Torriani (TH 1999) has won a Fraenkel Prize for her thesis Nazis into Germans: Re-education and democratisation in the British and French Occupations Zones 1945-1949.
The Fraenkel Prize is sponsored by the Wiener Library's previous chairman, Mr Ernst Fraenkel OBE, and is awarded for an outstanding work of twentieth-century history in one of the Library's fields of interest, i.e. the political history of Central and Eastern Europe; Jewish history; the two World Wars; anti-Semitism; and the ideologies and movements of political extremism and totalitarianism.