The 30 Mar 2023

Retour vers le futur : l'Apocalypse au Moyen Âge

Jean-Claude Schmitt

Lecture by Jean-Claude Schmitt, organised by the Ethnology Society.

  • Duration:  02:00
  • Place:   Salle de cinéma
  • TimeSlots:
    The Thursday 30 March 2023 from 17:30 to 19:30
  • Accessibility:
    • Handicap moteur
  • Public:   Researcher, student, All publics
  • Categorie : Symposia
  • Free entry (subject to available places)
    Gratuit (dans la limite des places disponibles)

Before signifying absolute catastrophe, apocalypse is the "revelation" of things to come. Knowing the future is the prerogative of prophets. But kings and revolutionary leaders alike claimed to control it. But what if the Apocalypse was predominantly a political tool?