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    What Is a School?

    Professor Barzun talked about the value of education and the role the school plays in the formative years of life. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.

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    In Depth with Jacques Barzun

    Jacques Barzun was born in France in 1907 and emigrated to the United States in 1920. He was a history professor at Columbia University and, later, Dean of Faculties and Provost. He is the…

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    From Dawn to Decadence

    Mr. Barzun talked with Mr. Schlesinger about his new book From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, published Harper Collins. The two addressed a number of issues from the…

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