George Weigel’s 17th Annual William E. Simon Lecture
Charting a path of democratic renewal requires a sober assessment of democracy’s present discontents and a refresher course in some basic truths about the nature of the democratic project and the conditions for its flourishing.
Twenty-Seventh Annual Tertio Millennio Seminar
Tertio Millennio Seminar on the Free Society Kraków, Poland July 2 – July 19, 2018 The Tertio Millennio Seminar on the Free Society was founded in 1992 by Michael Novak, Rocco Buttiglione, Father Richard John Neuhaus, Father Maciej Zięba OP and George Weigel to deepen the dialogue on Catholic social doctrine between North American students […]
Conference: Public Spirit and Public Virtue
EPPC is pleased to partner with the Acton Institute in presenting this one-day conference in Washington, D.C., on December 6.
Culture and Art in a Populist Age
Monday, October 30th, 2017 9:00 am – 5:30 pm Dupont Circle Hotel 1500 New Hampshire Ave, NW Washington, DC 20036 This one-day conference explored the immediate future of the arts within the dynamic and controversial political environment that has emerged in the wake of the 2016 elections. How does the recent strand of populism affect the arts and humanities […]
Book Event: George Weigel’s Lessons in Hope: My Unexpected Life with St. John Paul II
EPPC and the Catholic Information Center are sponsoring an event to celebrate the release of EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel’s new book Lessons in Hope: My Unexpected Life with St. John Paul II.
Twenty-Sixth Annual Tertio Millennio Seminar
Tertio Millennio Seminar on the Free Society Kraków, Poland June 26- July 13, 2017 The Tertio Millennio Seminar on the Free Society was founded in 1992 by Michael Novak, Rocco Buttiglione, Father Richard John Neuhaus, Father Maciej Zięba OP and George Weigel to deepen the dialogue on Catholic social doctrine between North American students and […]
2017 Bradley Symposium
Between the struggle over Common Core and the reassertion of teachers’ union power in key states, the last few years have been a challenging time for education reform. And yet, with new avenues for parent power emerging in some states and a new Secretary of Education ready to champion choice in Washington, the cause of reform may be poised for a revival. We will hear from four leading thinkers in education reform about the state of the debate and the opportunities that may now be emerging.
George Weigel’s 16th Annual William E. Simon Lecture
16th Annual William E. Simon Lecture Now What? Reflections on 2016 and the Task Ahead By George Weigel EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow William E. Simon Chair in Catholic Studies Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Lecture at 6:30 Reception to follow In this, his 16th Annual William E. Simon Lecture, George Weigel will examine the political upheavals […]
Faith Angle Forum: December 2016
The Faith Angle Forum holds its semi-annual Conference on Religion, Politics & Public Life from December 11-13, 2016, in Miami Beach, Florida. The series brings together a select group of nationally respected journalists and distinguished scholars for in-depth discussions of cutting-edge issues at the intersection of religion and public life. Under the leadership of Michael Cromartie, Vice President […]
2016 Bradley Symposium
The Future of Work in America
Andrew McAfee, MIT
George Borjas, Harvard Kennedy School
Scott Winship, Manhattan Institute
Henry Olsen, EPPC
Yuval Levin, EPPC