Lecture: Religious Communities in the Early American Republic
04/11/2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Daniel Walker Howe is Rhodes Professor of American History Emeritus, Oxford University and Professor of History Emeritus, University of California, Los Angeles. His book, What Hath God Wrought: the transformation of America, 1815-1848, has received numerous prestigious awards, including the Pulitzer Prize for history. Professor Howe is especially expert in the history of religious communities in the early American republic. This lecture will be held on Wednesday, April 11, at 7:00pm, in the Lower Campus Center.
Free and open to the public.
This lecture is part of a spring lecture series featuring internationally prominent academics, each of whom will address the theme of "Religious Toleration and the American Experiment." This program, sponsored by the Apgar Foundation, will feature three lectures on theoretical founding of religious toleration, the U.S. Constitution, and religious practice in the early United States. Part of a yearlong program by the same title, this lecture series will hold events on February 19, March 15, and April 11 of 2018.
Sponsored by Carroll College's Constitutional Studies Center.
Lower Campus Center