Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Colony Ballroom, Stamp Student Union
Address: 
7801 Alumni Drive
College Park,
Maryland
20742

Stoicism and the Alt-Right may seem to be an unlikely pairing: the far-right internet is motivated by irrational hatred and rage, traits that are fundamentally incompatible with Stoic thought.

In this lecture, Donna Zuckerberg will explore the Red Pill community's odd fascination with this ancient philosophy and the role classical antiquity plays in far-right online discourse.

Cost: 

Free

Contact: 

For questions:
Email: bcwp@umd.edu

Dr. Donna Zuckerberg, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Eidolon

Donna Zuckerberg received her Ph.D. from Princeton University in 2014 and is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Eidolon, a prize-winning online Classics publication (www.eidolon.pub). Her first book, Not All Dead White Men: Classics and Misogyny in the Digital Age was published by Harvard University Press in October 2018.