Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, CDFAC
The Monuments Men: Anthropological Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History
The Monuments Men were a special force of American and British museum directors, curators, art historians and others during WWII. They risked their lives scouring Europe to prevent the destruction of thousands of years of culture. Robert Edsel’s lecture chronicles their race against time behind enemy lines.