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Are We Rome or Greece: America's Infatuation with Classical Antiquity

Dr. Caroline Winterer Professor of History and Classics, Stanford University Dr. Winterer explores the question of which culture has influenced the United States the most – Ancient Greece…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 50 plays   

Understanding Thomas Jefferson

Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed and Dr. Peter Onuf Co-Authors, "The Most Blessed of Patriarchs: The Worlds of Thomas Jefferson" This Constitution Day presentation features two world-renowned…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 13 plays   

Is History Bunk?

Five CSU, Chico, Faculty Members from the Philosophy and History Departments Five CSU, Chico professors engage in a lively discussion of the question of historical truth; more specifically, how do…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 84 plays   

How to Write a Revolution

Dr. Martin Puchner Professor of Drama, English, and Comparative Literature, Harvard University Dr. Puchner’s presentation focuses on “The Formation of a Genre,” a chapter about…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays