THE AGE OF LIGHT

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THE AGE OF LIGHT

Lecture by Sophie Reculin, Attachée d'Enseignement et de Recherche,Dept. of Historical Sciences, University of Lille.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
5:00pm-6:30pm
312 Carson Hall
Intended Audience(s): Public
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Sophie Reculin is completing an ambitious study of public lighting practices in Europe in the Age of Enlightenment. In this talk she will discus the unprecedented implementtion of street lighting in Paris and throughout France over the course of the long 18th century, and revolution in urban culture it brought about.

For more information, contact:
Darrin McMahon

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.