Great Books to Read in College

Panelists talked to college students about building a well-rounded education, developing a conservative world view, and the importance of… read more

Panelists talked to college students about building a well-rounded education, developing a conservative world view, and the importance of several key works of literature and non-fiction. They also answered questions from the students.

Benjamin Wiker is the author of 10 Books That Screwed Up the World: And 5 Others That Didn’t Help. Lee Edwards is the author of Reading the Right Books: A Guide for the Intelligent Conservative. Elizabeth Kantor is the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to English and American Literature. Harry Crocker is the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Civil War and Robert E. Lee on Leadership.

This program of the 31st annual National Conservative Student Conference, “Great Books to Read in College,” was held in the Marvin Center of George Washington University at 9:00 a.m. on August 7, 2009. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Aug 8, 2009
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