City on a Hill

Washington University English Professor Abram Van Engen provided a history of American exceptionalism and the term “city on a hill,” from… read more

Washington University English Professor Abram Van Engen provided a history of American exceptionalism and the term “city on a hill,” from its origins in a 1630 sermon by Massachusetts Bay governor John Winthrop to today. This was a virtual author program hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society. close

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City on a Hill

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Program ID:
471770-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 2020 | 5:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 24, 2020 | 4:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • May 17, 2020 | 5:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 23, 2020 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 2020 | 4:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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