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Truth and History: Truth to be Told Lecture 5

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Professor Peter Fritzsche
‌W. D. & Sara E. Trowbridge Professor of History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Truth and History

Wednesday, 30 May 2018 at 4pm (note earlier time)

Peter Fritzsche is the W. D. & Sara E. Trowbridge Professor of History at the University of Illinois where he has taught since 1987. His books include Reading Berlin 1900 (1996); Stranded in the Present: Modern Time and the Melancholy of History (2004); Nietzsche and the Death of God (2007), Life and Death in the Third Reich (2008) and An Iron Wind: Europe under Hitler (2016) which was recently short listed for Phi Beta Kappa's 2017 Ralph Waldo Emerson Prize for contributions to the intellectual and cultural condition of humanity.


Truth to be Told

‘Truth to be Told’ is a public lecture series and forum for debate run by the UCD’s Humanities Institute that aims to debate the socio-political, ethical, discursive and cultural implications of truth as a common good. Public lectures by internationally renowned speakers will examine some of the following topics: truth and the law, truth in stories, truth and memory, truth in history, truth within institutions, truth and the media, truth in art.

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