Liberalism and Conservatism: A Conversation with George Will and Emily Chamlee-Wright
Join the Institute for Humane Studies online on Friday, May 21, 2021 from 2:00 to 3:15 PM EDT for a discussion of George F. Will’s The Conservative Sensibility.
Called a “magnum opus” by The Economist, The Conservative Sensibility (Hachette Books 2019) raises important questions about the meaning of liberalism in America and the future of American political ideology. In conversation with IHS president Emily Chamlee-Wright, Mr. Will will address these and related questions in light of recent social and political events.
The discussion will be followed by Q&A.
About the Speakers
Pulitzer Prize Author & Writer, George F. Will
George F. Will‘s newspaper column has been syndicated by The Washington Post since 1974. Today it appears twice weekly in more than 440 newspapers. In 1976 he became a regular contributing editor of Newsweek magazine, for which he provided a bimonthly essay until 2011. In 1977 he won a Pulitzer Prize for commentary in his newspaper columns.
IHS President & CEO, Emily Chamlee-Wright
Emily Chamlee-Wright is the president and CEO of the Institute for Humane Studies, which supports and partners with scholars working within the classical liberal tradition to advance higher education’s core purpose of intellectual discovery and human progress.