Evening Conversation with Bill McClay

Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
National Press Club
529 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20045

An Evening Conversation with Bill McClay

The Strange Persistence of Guilt in a Post-Religious World: How it Affects our Public Life, and What We Can Do About It

Greetings from the Trinity Forum!

We are delighted to invite you to an Evening Conversation with distinguished historian Wilfred "Bill" McClay! Please join us on Thursday, March 28 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC for what promises to be a fascinating conversation on "The Strange Persistence of Guilt in a Post-Religious World: How it Affects our Public Life, and What We Can Do About It."

This Evening Conversation is the first in a four part lectures series on "The Moral Sense in Politics and Policy" sponsored by the Pepperdine University School of Public Policy.

McClay, a Senior Fellow of the Trinity Forum, is a widely acclaimed expert on American intellectual and cultural history. He holds the SunTrust Chair of Excellence in the Humanities at the University of Tennessee, and has served as a visiting professor at Pepperdine University. He has written several books, including The Masterless: Self and Society in Modern America, which received the Merle Curti Award from the Organization of American Historians for the year's best book in intellectual history;The Student's Guide to U.S. History, and Religion Returns to the Public Square: Faith and Policy in America. He serves on the editorial boards of First Things, The Wilson Quarterly, The Public Interest, Society, Touchstone, Historically Speaking, and University Bookman, and is a member of the Board of Governors of the Historical Society.

We hope you will join us for wine, hors d'oeuvres, and conversation at the National Press Club. Please click on the link below to register.

$10 Registration fee for Trinity Forum Society Members

$15 Registration fee for non-members

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Immediately following the Evening Conversation, there will be a patrons' dinner with Bill McClay and other special guests. Attendance at this dinner is $150 for Trinity Forum Society Members, and $250 for non-members. Seating is very limited. To secure your spot, please contact Luci Laffitte at llaffitte@ttf.org or 202.944.9881.  

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If you have any questions about the event, please contact Events Coordinator Luci Laffitte at llaffitte@ttf.org or 202.944.9881.

We hope to see you on March 28th!


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Cherie Harder
President, The Trinity Forum

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