Packer’s history of America in the last thirty years intertwines individual stories with larger social currents. Author of the acclaimed The Assassins’ Gate and a New Yorker staff writer, Packer profiles Washington insiders and Rust Belt survivors, Southern farmers and Silicon Valley millionaires, showing how people are charting new ways forward as old institutions lose stability and certainties are called into question.
George Packer - The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
Monday, June 17, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
5015 Connecticut Ave NW
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