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"Trust Is Good, but Not to Trust Is Better": The Italian Paradox

Join us for a talk by Edward Muir, Clarence L. Ver Steeg Professor in the Arts and Humanities, Northwestern University.

Edward Muir is the Clarence L. Ver Steeg Professor in the Arts and Sciences, the Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teach Excellence, and Professor of History and Italian in Northwestern University. He has published widely on the history of Renaissance culture and society, focusing especially on sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Italy. His most recent book is The Culture Wars of the Late Renaissance: Skeptics, Libertines and Opera, published by the Harvard University Press in 2007.  He served as president of the Renaissance Society of America from 2012 to 2014. 

Sponsored by the department of history. Free and open to the public.

Thursday, March 29 at 4:45pm

Psychology, 105
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199

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