Dartmouth Events


Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen is Merle Curti Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
3:30pm – 5:30pm
Carson L02
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

In her recent book, The Ideas That Made America: A Brief History, Professor Ratner-Rosenhagen examines the history of American thought from the pre-contact period to the present day. She is one of the most distinguished intellectual historians of her generation. The book contains insights into key moments of American intellectual transformation, from the Enlightenment, transcendentalism, and Social Darwinism to progressivism, conservatism, and postmodernism. It explores American history by way of ideas, thinkers, and intellectual movements.

For more information, contact:
Gail Patten

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