• january21-fallowsdebjamesThe Dogwood Center is once again a remote location for the live broadcast of Calvin University’s 2020 January Series.

    Deborah & James Fallows

    OUR TOWNS: A 100,000 MILE JOURNEY INTO THE HEART OF AMERICA

    Wednesday, January 15
    Underwritten by:
    Calvin Academy for Lifelong Learning

    Due to contract restrictions, this presentation will not be recorded or archived.

    James, a writer for the Atlantic, and Deborah, a linguist and writer, spent five years visiting small towns and cities in America, flying a modest propeller airplane, to capture firsthand a surprising portrait of the civic and economic reinvention happening across the country, outside the spotlight of national media. The result was Our Towns, the bestselling book Publishers Weekly called “an eye-opening, keenly optimistic reminder of the strength of America’s vital center.” It is a tonic for what ails us as a nation, a captivating story of energy and renewal across the land.

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    This lecture will be broadcast live in the Black Box and Main Stage from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Admission is free. For those who would like a lunch ($5), please call 231.924.8885 to reserve one at least 24 hours in advance of the lecture you would like to attend.

    For more information on the Calvin University January Series click here.

    The Dogwood Center, a remote site for the Calvin University January Series, is supported in part by the Fremont Area Community Foundation.

    Posted by Dogwood @ 12:07 pm

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