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2015 Spring Events Schedule
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March 4th, 2015
“One Nation, Under Gods: A New American History,” a talk by Peter Manseau
Former Patrick Henry fellow Peter Manseau returns to campus to discuss his groundbreaking new book exploring America’s spiritual history, from the past to the present.
March 24th, 2015
Ian Flinn’s Conjuring Curiosity: A Performance of Magic and Time Travel
Ian Flinn ’16: Magic shows combines mystery, illusion, and mastery to show that reality is not always as it seems!
March 31st, 2015
“Powers of Two: Finding the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs,” a talk by Joshua Wolf Shenk
A revelatory synthesis of cultural history and social psychology that shows how one-to-one collaboration drives creative success.
April 2nd, 2015
On the Front Lines of the Digital Revolution: A Conversation with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler
FCC Chairman, policy expert and historian of technology whose books connect the current Digital Revolution to past eras of technological upheaval.
April 13th, 2015
“Mourning Lincoln:” A Conversation with Martha Hodes and Adam Goodheart
Marking the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination, historians Hodes and Goodheart will discuss the shock and horror that followed the president’s murder – and how its legacy lives on today.
April 22nd, 2015
“At the Narrows,” a poetry reading and book signing by Meredith Davies Hadaway
“Meredith Davies Hadaway lives and writes on Maryland’s legendary Eastern shore, a watery world adrift with beautiful, powerful, sometimes disturbing images and alive with langage and survival.” -James Conaway