Malkin Penthouse, Littauer Building 4th Floor, HKS
Join Timothy Snyder, Bird White Housum Professor of History, Yale, as he discusses the historical lessons learned from anti-authoritarian movements in 20th century Europe. Moshik Temkin, Associate Professor of History and Public Policy, HKS, will moderate the event.
Timothy Snyder is the Bird White Housum Professor of History at Yale
University, specializing in the history of central and eastern Europe.
Born in 1969 in southwestern Ohio and a graduate of Centerville High
School, he received his B.A. from Brown University and his doctorate
from the University of Oxford, where he was a British Marshall Scholar
at Balliol College. He has also held fellowships in Paris, Warsaw, and
at Harvard, where he was an Academy Scholar. A frequent guest at the
Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna, he has spent about ten years in
Europe. He speaks five and reads ten European languages.