Book Discussion on Head and Heart: American Christianities

Garry Wills talked about his book Head and Heart: American Christianities, published by Penguin Press. In his book he explores… read more

Garry Wills talked about his book Head and Heart: American Christianities, published by Penguin Press. In his book he explores Christianity’s place in American life across the country’s history and contends that there is a cyclical pattern to how religion is received in the country. Mr. Wills also cites the separation of church and state as a reason why religion has continued to expand. The Pulitzer prize-winning author was interviewd by the Very Rev. Alan Jones, dean of Grace Cathedral, at a special evening Forum. He also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Head and Heart: American Christianities

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San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 2007
Last Aired:
Dec 3, 2007

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  • Nov 18, 2007 | 7:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 18, 2007 | 4:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 03, 2007 | 5:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
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