Animals, War, and Memory

Starts:
12:00 pm on Monday, November 10, 2014
Ends:
1:30 pm on Monday, November 10, 2014
Address:
226 Bay State Road
Room:
504
Contact Organization:
History Department
Contact Name:
James Schmidt
Fees:
free
Speakers:
Gene Tempest
Audience:
public
Gene Tempest, Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow in History at Boston University, will be giving a lecture on "Animals, Memory, and War." Her lecture examines how the war time service of animals has been remembered in war memorials and popular culture. Sponsored by the Department of History and the BU Center for the Humanities