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LLL Presents | Myth America: Historians Take on the Biggest Lies about the Past

Kevin M. Kruse, Department of History; Julian E. Zelizer, Department of History and the School of Public and International Affairs

April 25, 2023 · 6:00 pm7:30 pm · Labyrinth Books

Labyrinth Books; Princeton Public Library; Humanities Council; Center for Collaborative History

America’s top historians set the record straight on the most pernicious myths about our nation’s past. Labyrinth and the Princeton Public Library invite you to a presentation and conversation with the editors of a collection of essays by an all star team of fellow historians who all push back against a crisis of bad history and misinformation.

Join us at the store or register here for the livestream.

Kevin M. Kruse is a professor of history at Princeton University and the editor or author of five books, including White Flight and One Nation Under God. Julian E. Zelizer is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and the author and editor of numerous books, most recently Burning Down the House and Abraham Joshua Heschel. Kruse and Zelizer previously co-authored the book Fault Lines: A History of the United States Since 1974.

This event is part of Labyrinth’s and the Public Library’s joint programming and is cosponsored by Princeton University’s Center for Collaborative History and Humanities Council.

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