In On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
, Timothy Snyder, the Housum Professor of History at Yale University, offers today’s reader a guide to identifying and understanding the parallels that exist between our current reality and the reality faced by Europeans of the twentieth century. But Snyder goes further, using history to show us how to effectively resist and bring about change. On Tyranny
offers invaluable ideas for how we can preserve our freedoms in the uncertain years to come through a series of twenty lessons.
Timothy Snyder will discuss his book and books will be available for sale and signing.
Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Please enter the Library using the Walnut Street entrance.