The Enlightenment: A Geneology

A lunchtime discussion with the author, Dan Edelstein.
March 21, 2013 - 12:00pm

Dan Edelstein, Associate Professor of French and, by courtesy, Professor of History at Stanford University is the author of The Terror of Natural Right:  Republicanism, the Cult of Nature, and the French Revolution (Chicago, 2009).  He will be discussing his still more recent book The Enlightenment:  A Geneology (Chicago, 2010) over lunch at noon on Thursday, March 21st.  His public talk entitled “In the Name of Revolution:  Reflections on Political Authority” is scheduled for that afternoon at 4:30 in Hurst Lounge.  (http://humanexperience.stanford.edu/edelstein)