'Beyond the 1914-1918 Centenary' lecture series: 'From the First World War to 9/11', Brussels

Posted on centenarynews.com on 24 May 2013
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The Beyond the 1914-1918 Centenary initiative has organised a series of European lectures, the next to be held in Brussels.

The lecture, 'From the First World War to 9/11: Propaganda and untruthfulness in our time' aims to bridge the gap between the history of the First World War and the modern day.

The Beyond the 1914-1918 Centenary intitiative states that the lecture will provide an opportunity to "understand the causes of WWI", which is a "prerequisite for a deeper insight into present-day geopolitics".

Beyond the 1914-1918 Centenary "sponsors initiatives and projects for a remembrance culture and social transformation".

"Through seminars, media and lecture series, videos and movies, as well as annual conferences and expositions it [the Beyond the 1914-1918 Centenary] will explore both general themes and individual experiences to commemorate the generation lost during the Great War".

The lecture will be held in Brussels on Monday 10th June 2013.

To find out more about the event, visit the Goetheanum website here.

Images courtesy of the Goetheanum website.

Posted by: Daniel Barry, Centenary News

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