VIRTUAL - Jason L. Riley | Maverick: A Biography of Thomas Sowell

Wed, June 16, 2021 7:30 P.M.
Cost: FREE


In conversation with Anthony B. Bradley, Professor and Chair of Religious and Theological Studies at The King's College (New York) and a Research Fellow at The Acton Institute

Jason L. Riley’s books include Let Them In: The Case for Open BordersFalse Black Power?; and Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make It Harder for Blacks to Succeed. A longtime columnist for The Wall Street Journal and a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, he widely lectures and offers commentary about important social and political issues on various media outlets. Riley’s latest work is a biography of conservative social theorist Thomas Sowell. In it he offers a portrait of the Jim Crow South orphan’s evolution to public intellectual while arguing that academia should reconsider the unsentimental Sowell’s views. 

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