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Robert P. George and Cornel West In Conversation


PRESENTED BY: UNC Program for Public Discourse and the North Carolina Study Center

Relive Dr. Robert P. George and Dr. Cornel West’s 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.

Read a preview of their conversation in Plough Quarterly.

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

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