Portrait of Danielle Allen with the Humanities Washington logo.
September 08, 2023

Danielle Allen: Bringing Democracy Back from the Brink

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Friday, Sep 08, 2023 7:00 PM

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Free, General Admission


The Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center 211 E. Desmet Ave. Spokane, WA 99202


(509) 313-2787 (ARTS)
Box Office Hours: Mon-Wed, Noon-5pm

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Presented by Humanities Washington

"Bringing Democracy Back from the Brink"
Dr. Danielle Allen is a James Bryant Conant University Professor and Director of the Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University. She is a professor of political philosophy, ethics, and public policy, a seasoned non-profit leader, democracy advocate and distinguished author of several books including: Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality, Cuz: An American Tragedy, and most recently, Justice by Means of Democracy.

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