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George Washington Forum | Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of Intellectual Life, Jan. 25

Dr. Zena Hitz

The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts Dr. Zena Hitz discussing “Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of Intellectual Life,” on Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. A registration link will be posted. Hitz is a tutor at St. Johns College, Annapolis. She earned her Ph.D. in Philosophy from Princeton after […]

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January 2, 2021 at 6:00 pmEvents

George Washington Forum | The Enchantments of Mammon: How Capitalism Became the Religion of Modernity, March 2

George Washington Forum | The Enchantments of Mammon: How Capitalism Became the Religion of Modernity, March 2

The Menard Family George Washington Forum presents Eugene McCarraher discussing “The Enchantments of Mammon: How Capitalism Became the Religion of Modernity” on Tuesday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. McCarraher is Professor of Humanities at Villanova University.  He earned his Ph.D. in history from Rutgers University, and his first book was […]

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January 2, 2021 at 4:00 pmEvents

George Washington Forum | The Art of Living, March 25

Dr. Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn

  The Menard Family George Washington Forum presents Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn discussing “The Art of Living” on Thursday, March 25, at 7:30 p.m. Lasch-Quinn is a Professor of History at Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and a Senior Fellow in the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture […]

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January 2, 2021 at 10:15 amEvents

George Washington Forum | The Theology of Liberalism, April 14

Dr. Eric Nelson

The Menard Family George Washington Forum presents Eric Nelson discussing “The Theology of Liberalism” on Wednesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m. Nelson is the Robert M. Beren Professor of Government at Harvard University, where he was an undergraduate before earning his PhD at the University of Cambridge. His books include The Royalist Revolution: […]

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January 2, 2021 at 7:00 amEvents

George Washington Forum | Liberal Democracy and the Age of Revolution, Feb. 19-20

George Washington Forum | Liberal Democracy and the Age of Revolution, Feb. 19-20

The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts “Liberal Democracy and the Age of Revolution” on Feb. 19-20 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Baker Center, Multicultural Center Conference Room. A registration link will be posted. Plenary speakers are David Bell (Princeton), Patrick Griffin (Notre Dame), Janet Polasky (New […]

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December 2, 2020 at 7:00 amEvents

George Washington Forum | Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire, Oct. 27

Dr. Rebecca M. Henderson

The George Washington Forum hosts a webinar with Dr. Rebecca M. Henderson discussing “Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire” on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 7:30 p.m. Register online. Henderson is John and Natty McArthur University Professor at Harvard Business School. Before coming to Harvard in 2009, she taught for […]

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October 2, 2020 at 5:30 pmEvents

George Washington Forum | Debate: Why Does Racial Inequality Persist? Oct. 1

Dr. Glenn Loury

The George Washington Forum hosts a debate on “Why Does Racial Inequality Persist?” on Thursday, Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m. This event is a virtual webinar for which one can register at the link. Glenn Loury is Professor of Economics and Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences at Brown […]

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October 1, 2020 at 11:50 pmEvents