An important figure in American history, and an incredibly energetic intellectual, will be visiting Duke next week. He is doing a book tour, for his new book, The Essential America: Our Founders and The Liberal Tradition. I have read parts of it, and while I think he is wrong he is hardly completely wrong, and always interesting.
For more info, see the news release.
But, the essentials....
Duke East Campus
White Lecture Hall
Followed by Q&A
(Books will be available for purchase, if you are interested)