Professor Ed Larson Presents "What is an American? A Revolutionary Era Question" -- University of North Dakota
Professor Edward J. Larson presented "What is an American? A Revolutionary Era Question" at the University of North Dakota on April 13. The presentation was part of the annual Robert P. Wilkins Lecture Series.
From the University of North Dakota:
In the midst of the American Revolution, the French-American writer St. John de Crevecoeur famously asked the question, “What is an American?” His answer opened a debate that would last for decades.
Edward J. Larson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Pepperdine University Hugh & Hazel Darling Chair in Law, will speak from his new book, “American Inheritance: Liberty and Slavery in the Birth of a Nation, 1765-1795” (W.W. Norton, 2023) on Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union, Room 340.
His presentation, “What Is an American?: A Revolutionary Era Question,” is part of the Robert P. Wilkins Lecture Series hosted by the Department of History & American Indian Studies.
Additional information may be found at University of North Dakota