Fletcher Jones Foundation Distinguished Fellow Lecture

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks


“Did Early-Modern Schoolmasters Foment Sedition?”: Markku Peltonen, professor of history at the University of Helsinki and the Fletcher Jones Foundation Distinguished Fellow, discusses why the famous philosopher Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679) placed the blame for the English Civil War and Revolution of the 1640s at the door of schoolmasters. This talk is part of the Distinguished Fellow Lecture Series at The Huntington.
Period15 Nov 2017
Event typeOther
LocationSan Marino, United States, California
Degree of RecognitionInternational