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Amherst Association of Northern California

Invites you to join us for

An Evening with Amherst Professor Ronald Rosbottom
Winifred L. Arms Professor in the Arts and Humanities and
Professor of French and European Studies

Speaking on his forthcoming book
When Paris Went Dark: 
Living in an Occupied City, 1940-1944

Tuesday, April 9, 2013
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

at the home of

Carey Lifschultz '93 and David Stiepleman '93
139 Cherry Street
San Francisco, CA 94118
(Street parking is generally available.)

Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Ron Rosbottom is the holder of the Winifred Arms Professorship in the Arts and Humanities and professor of French and European studies. He has also been an academic administrator and planner and former dean of the faculty. His classes have included the 18th-century British and French novel, the history of ideas, literary criticism, art history of the early modern and modern periods, the history of the European city, especially of Paris, fictional and documentary film, Napoleon and his legends, the literature of World War I, and, most recently World War II and the European imagination. Ron has published well over a hundred articles and book reviews, has edited three essay collections and has written two monographs on French novelists.

Questions? Please contact Ellie Ballard ’95 at or 413.542.8357


Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, March 20
Open Access Publishing with Amherst Librarian Bryn Geffert

Tue, 04/09/2013 - 18:00 to 20:00