The Greatest Hits of Mongol History

Colleen C. Ho, from the Department of History at the University of Maryland, gave a lecture on “The Greatest Hits of Mongol History: Life, Death, and Chinggis Khan.”

This talk analysed the enigmatic figure of Chinggis Khan, highlighted the Mongols’ interest and unexpected appearances in modern culture, and presented the Mongols as nuanced players in world history.  The Mongol Empire left a complicated legacy in medieval Eurasian history.  The talk was held in Pettengill G65 on October 12, 2017 at 4:30 pm.

Sponsored by: The Interdisciplinary Studies Division; Center for Global Education; Departments of Anthropology, Art and Visual Culture, and History; Asian Studies, Religious Studies and Classical and Medieval Studies.