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Robert P. George and Cornel West in Conversation: Fostering Dialogue & Friendships Across the Political Aisle

September 10, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Dr. Robert P. George and Dr. Cornel West for a discussion on how to foster dialogue and friendships across the political aisle. Moderated by Thomas Chatterton Williams.

Dr. George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. He is also frequently a Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School.

Dr. West is Professor of the Practice of Public Philosophy at Harvard University and holds the title of Professor Emeritus at Princeton University. He has also taught at Union Theological Seminary, Yale, Harvard, and the University of Paris.

Thomas Chatterton Williams is the author of Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race and Losing My Cool and a contributing writer at the New York Times Magazine. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s, the London Review of Books, and many other places. He is a 2019 New America Fellow and the recipient of a Berlin Prize.

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Read a preview of their conversation in PloughQuarterly.

Co-hosted by the UNC Program for Public Discourse and the North Carolina Study Center.

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Date:
September 10, 2020
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm