Dr. Eicher Holding 'Entertaining and Unexpected' Lecture Series on Modern Western Civilization
August 31, 2023
Dr. John Eicher, associate professor of history at Penn State Altoona and current US National Endowment for Humanities Fellow, will present an eight-part lecture series titled "Modern Western Civilization (1500-present) From Dawn to Decadence to Disillusionment" beginning Sept. 13 at the Hollidaysburg Public Library.
This is a lecture series that covers all of what historians refer to as the Modern Era - the Reformation and the Renaissance in the 1500s up until the present. The series is meant for a general audience hitting the major important aspects of different sections of this era: the...