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Inventing a Heritage: Patrimoine, History and Memory in France

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall

Jacques Revel is a Professor of History and former President of the cole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris.  His scholarship centers on historiography and the social and cultural history of Early and Modern Europe. His publications include Jeux dchelles: La micro-analyse lexprience (1996), Histories: French Constructions of the Past, with Lynn Hunt (1996), Fernand Braudel et lhistoire (1999), Les usages politiques du pass (2001), and Penser par cas (2005).