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Online Lecture: Lawrence of Arabia — Hero, Myth & Cultural Icon

Program No. 24638RJ
Join us on Monday, May 1, 2023, at 1 p.m. (ET)/ 10 a.m. (PT) for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about the fascinating life of “Lawrence of Arabia”.
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At a Glance

Discover the fascinating story of T.E. Lawrence, the Oxford archeology student who became a legendary leader of the Arab Revolt and helped shape the modern Middle East. Historian and former U.S. Foreign Service Officer Todd Greentree will guide you through Lawrence's life, from his role in negotiating with President Woodrow Wilson at the Versailles Peace Conference to his literary masterpiece, "Seven Pillars of Wisdom." Explore Lawrence's complexities as a charismatic yet enigmatic figure, and learn how he became a cultural icon through David Lean's unforgettable 1962 film, "Lawrence of Arabia." Don't miss this unique opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of one of the most captivating figures in modern history.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.

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