October 25: International symposium The appeal of tragedy and inaugural address Kees Ribbens

October 25: International symposium The appeal of tragedy and inaugural address Kees Ribbens

Prof.dr. Kees Ribbens is the chair of Popular Historical Culture and War, at the Center for Historical Culture. He will deliver his inaugural address on October 25, 16:00 hours.
Previous to his address an international symposium at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication takes place from 13.00 – 15.30, commemorating the completion of Loe de Jong’s magnum opus on the history of The Netherlands during World War II: The appeal of tragedy. Popularizing war and dark issues, 25 years after Loe de Jong.

The symposium and the inaugural address will take place in the Forumzaal in the M-building (view map) of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. More information and programme on the website.