About Götz Aly
Götz Aly is a historian and journalist who has worked for the taz and Berliner Zeitung newspapers and as a visiting university professor. His books have been translated into numerous languages. He is the recipient of the Heinrich Mann Prize (2002), the Marion Samuel Prize (2003) and the Ludwig Börne Prize (2012). His most recent works are Why the Germans? Why the Jews? Envy, Race Hatred, and the Prehistory of the Holocaust 1830 – 1933 and The Burdened Ones: A Social History of Euthanasia 1939 – 1945.