Saul Friedländer


2021 Balzan Prize for Holocaust and Genocide Studies

For his unparalleled impact on the development of Holocaust Studies. For his masterpiece, an integrated history of the persecution and extermination of European Jews. For creating a historical narrative that expresses the unspeakable, intertwining scholarly analysis with the disruptive voices of the victims, perpetrators and bystanders.

Professor Emeritus
University of California, Los Angeles, UCL