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Napoleon and his Legacy: Warfare, Politics, and Culture *SOLD OUT*

January 10 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

$40

A Humanities on the Road Event. In Collaboration with Wayne Community College 

Wayne Community College, Goldsboro, NC

In recognition of the 200th anniversary of Napoleon’s final defeat at Waterloo, Lloyd Kramer and Maximilian Owre will interpret Napoleon’s life and career, drawing on their expertise in French history to connect Napoleon’s actions to wider patterns in modern political, military, and cultural history. This two-part seminar will examine the emergence of the Napoleonic imperial regime after the French Revolution of 1789, and ponder the enduring legacy of Napoleonic warfare, and Napoleon’s diverse influences on European culture.

 

TOPICS & SPEAKERS

“Great Man” Theories of History and Napoleon’s Imperial System 

Lloyd Kramer, Professor of History and Faculty Director, Program in the Humanities

The Origins and Implications of Napoleonic Warfare 

Maximillian Owre, Lecturer in History and Executive Director, Program in the Humanities

Napoleon and the Meanings of “Empire” 

A panel discussion with our speakers

COST

The tuition is $40.00. Lunch is included.

Register here: www.waynecc.edu/foundation 

Details

Date:
January 10
Time:
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$40
Event Category:

Organizer

UNC Humanities

Venue

Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Dr
Goldsboro, NC 27534 United States
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Phone:
(919) 735-5151
Website:
http://www.waynecc.edu/foundation/