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ITPS-Thomas Paine Cottage Museum Virtual Book Talk: Dr. Mark Boonshoft

October 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Co-Sponsored by the Institute for Thomas Paine Studies and the Thomas Paine Cottage Museum, Dr. Mark Boonshoft, Executive Director, American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, discusses “The Founding-Era Struggle for Public Schools and Informed Citizenship.” Dr. Boonshoft’s talk draws from his recently-published book Aristocratic Education and the Making of the American Republic (University of North Carolina Press, 2020). After the talk, ITPS Public Historian Dr. Michael Crowder joins Dr. Boonshoft for a conversation and audience Q & A session.


October 27, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm