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Rebecca Burgess

Articles and Events

April 13, 2022: Barry Strauss discusses his new book, "The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium"

Join us April 13, 2022 to hear Barry Strauss discuss his new book, The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium. Barry Strauss is a classicist and a military and naval historian and consultant. He is Professor of History and Classics, Bryce and Edith M.

Rebecca Burgess

February 17, 2022: Film Critic David Thomson on "Disaster Mon Amour." Moderated by Francine Stock

Join us on February 17, 2022 to hear David Thomson discuss his new book, Disaster Mon Amour with British writer and broadcaster Francine Stock. Co-sponsored with Braver Angels. "In this brilliant book, David Thomson tells the story of how we came to make disaster and catastrophe our best friends. Riveting

Rebecca Burgess
Soldiers after War

Soldiers after War

We shouldn't neglect what they have to teach us about citizenship.

Rebecca Burgess