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Fake Fridays: history, myths and facts

21 Gen 2022 (12:00 - 13:00)
Adulti
Giovani

Join us at the House of European History, on the third Friday of every month, as we transform our temporary exhibition space into a meeting place.

Fake news: an old, new story - Online conference by Carlo Ginzburg

Carlo Ginzburg - Fake news? An old, new story

12 Gen 2022 (18:00 - 19:00)
Adulti
Giovani

In this lecture, Carlo Ginzburg will attempt to analyse the phenomenon of “Fake News” with a certain chronological and conceptual distance. He will do so on the basis of the essay by Robert Merton, who popularised the notion of a self-fulfilling prophecy . This essay, published in 1948, well before the advent of the internet, has not been prominently cited in the debate on fake news. Yet it allows us to understand the phenomenon from an angle that is both enlightening and unexpected.

Envisioning Europe

Envisioning Europe: Global Politics versus Great Power Rivalry

21 Dic 2021 (18:00 - 19:00)
Adulti
Giovani

The European Union potentially represents a new type of global power. Classic nation states sharply distinguished between internal power, based on law and politics, and external power, deriving from wealth and military force.

Actors in historical suits holding skull

Fake Fridays: history, myths and facts

17 Dic 2021 (12:00 - 13:00)
Adulti
Giovani

Join us at the House of European History, on the third Friday of every month, as we transform our temporary exhibition space into a meeting place.

The Flamboyant Fake: Sophie Pitman

The Flamboyant Fake: Sophie Pitman - Fake Fashion

16 Dic 2021 (17:00 - 18:00)
Adulti
Giovani

The Renaissance is often characterised as an era of sumptuous luxury, with rich velvets, shining pearls, and gold ornaments. Fashion was extreme - yards of lace-trimmed ruffs, exaggerated padded shoulders, and elaborately underpropped skirts. But what did those who were not elite enough to afford such luxuries do to achieve fashionable styles?

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The Flamboyant Fake: Frederic Clark - The Fortunes of a Fraud from Antiquity to the Enlightenment

25 Nov 2021 (17:00 - 18:00)
Adulti
Giovani

In recent years, examinations of forgery have proliferated across various academic fields and disciplines, so much so that it is now possible to speak of something like “forgery studies” as a coherent enterprise. This talk will use the new insights of forgery studies to examine the complexities of criticism itself, and the paradoxes it often entails.

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