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.