Truth and Proof Thinking Historically with Carlo Ginzburg
September 19–20, 2014, Tallinn University
Graduate course of the Estonian Graduate School of Culture Studies and Arts (2 ECTS credits)
This intensive seminar invites Ph.D. (and advanced M.A.) students in various fields of cultural research to discuss together with Prof. Carlo Ginzburg, one of the most original and influential historians of our time, the current issues of cultural history and culture studies. The seminar, consisting of lectures and discussions, addresses more specifically the complex relationship between truth and proof, both in historical and epistemological terms.