Lecture by Christopher Krebs: A Dangerous Book? How Tacitus' Germania Became the Nazi's Bible

Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115)

Professor Christopher B Krebs of Stanford University will present a lecture. Professor Krebs studied classics and philosophy in Berlin, Kiel (1st Staatsexamen 2000, Ph.D. 2003), and Oxford (M.St. 2002). He has taught at University College (Oxford), École Normale Supérieure (Paris), and Harvard University and was the APA fellow at the Thesaurus Linguae Latinae in Munich in 2008-2009. Prof. Krebs’ visit is sponsored by the Amherst College Lamont Fund, the Department of Classics, the HistoryDepartment, the Department of German, and the European Studies Program, Amherst College.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 16:30 to 17:30