VIRTUAL: George F. Will at the Hudson Library [10/7]
The Hudson Library will be hosting George F. Will on October 7th at 7pm. Will will be discussing his book American Happiness and Discontents.
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In American Happiness and Discontents Will offers his perspective on American socialists, anti-capitalist conservatives, drug policy, the criminal justice system, climatology, the Coronavirus, the First Amendment, parenting, meritocracy and education, China, fascism, authoritarianism, Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, and the morality of enjoying football. Other topics include the American Revolutionary War, recent Supreme Court cases, and historical figures from Frederick Douglass to JFK.
Examine the ways in which expertise, reason, and manners are continually under attack in our institutions, courts, political arenas, and social venues with this collection from the Pulitzer Prize-winning conservative columnist.
George F. Will has been one of this country’s leading columnists since 1974. He won the Pulitzer Prize for it in 1977.