Reception for Friends and Students of Harry V. Jaffa
Remarks by Larry P. Arnn, Edward J. Erler, Charles R. Kesler, Ken Masugi, and Philip Jaffa
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 — 6:30–8:00 p.m.
Harry V. Jaffa, who died on January 10 at the age of 96, was the author of ten books, including Crisis of the House Divided: An Interpretation of the Issues of the Lincoln-Douglas Debates, How to Think About The American Revolution, American Conservatism and the American Founding, and A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War. He taught generations of students at Claremont McKenna College and Claremont Graduate School, and his students include many who now teach at Hillsdale College. This event is co-sponsored with the Claremont Institute for the Study of Statesmanship and Political Philosophy, where Professor Jaffa served as a distinguished fellow until his death.