The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation will present the final event in its 2013 speaker series tomorrow at the Williamsburg Lodge.David Brooks, New York Times columnist and columnist/commentator on PBS NewsHour, will speak about "the current state of citizenship" and "will comment on the state of contemporary citizenship and current cultural and political issues," according to a news release. A Q&A session is included.
From the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's website: "David Brooks has a gift for bringing audiences face to face with the spirit of our times with humor, insight and quiet passion. He is a keen observer of the American way of life and a savvy analyst of present-day politics and foreign affairs."
Brooks will be on hand beginning at 11 a.m. to sign copies of his books, which include: "Bobos in Paradise" and the New York Times best-selling "On Paradise Drive," as well as his most recent release, "The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character and Achievement." (Books can be purchased beginning at 10 a.m.)
Lunch will be served at noon, followed by the presentation.
Want to go?
As of this writing, tickets are available. The cost is $65.
Wednesday, September 18
Book signing begins at 11 a.m.
Lunch is served at noon, followed by the author's presentation.
Williamsburg Lodge, 310 South England Street, Williamsburg
Tickets can be purchased by calling (800) 447-8679 or visiting the foundation's website (here).
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