James Carroll to Speak at Wyant Lecture Series
September 30, 2010
James Carroll, columnist for The Boston Globe, a regular contributor to The Daily Beast, and Distinguished-Scholar-in-Residence at Suffolk University, will discuss "War, Peace and the American Conscience" during the next installment of the Wyant Lecture Series on Wednesday, October 6th at 4:30 p.m. Register for the lecture »
Carroll is the author of 10 novels and six works of nonfiction, including the National Book Award-winning An American Requiem, The New York Times bestselling Constantine's Sword, now an award-winning documentary, and House of War, which won the first PEN-Galbraith Award. His recent book is the critically acclaimed Practicing Catholic. In early 2011, drawing on his long work toward Jewish-Christian-Muslim reconciliation, he will publish Jerusalem, Jerusalem: The Ancient City that Ignited the Modern World.
The Wyant Lecture Series features speakers in the Humanities, History and the Arts. The Louise Doherty Wyant professorship was established by the late Louise Doherty Wyant '63 and her husband, Dr. James Wyant, in honor of Sister Anne Cyril Delaney, SND.