Guest Lecture: “Understanding the American Schism — Why the democratic form of government is under threat today” by Seth Radwell

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
April 15th
Panitza Library

Author: Seth David Radwell will discuss his award-winning 2021 book "American Schism: How the Two Enlightenments Hold the Secret to Healing Our Nation". Arguing that American democracy is in danger because we have not learned valuable lessons from American history, "American Schism" considers "the historical roots of our divisions to understand and overcome our differences today." Seth Radwell is an acclaimed international scholar whose book has provided profound insights into the current challenges of American democracy, as well as an original exploration of the history of American political thought. Seth Radwell's visit to AUBG’s campus is a gift to the entire community as it will enable us to engage with his highly stimulating work.