On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
Lecture by Timothy Snyder, the Housum Professor of History at Yale University and author of several award-winning books including Bloodlands: Europe between Hitler and Stalin and Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning.
Monday, September 18, 8 pm
Believe in truth. To abandon facts is to abandon freedom. If nothing is true, then no one can criticize power, because there is no basis upon which to do so.
From On Tyranny
The book On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century will be available to purchase.
Organized by Vaclav Havel Library Foundation and the Society for the History of Czechoslovak Jews and supported by Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association
Bohemian National Hall, 321 E 73rd Street, New York, NY 10021
Click here: Press release On Tyranny