"Noah Webster and His Obsessions": A talk by Joshua Kendall on April 4

Joshua Kendall, author of the new book The Forgotten Founding Father: Noah Webster's Obsession and the Creation of an American Culture, will discuss the famous educator, lexicographer and co-founder of Amherst College who, Kendall argues, essentially invented American nationalism long before the American nation came into existence. Please join us on Monday, April 4, at 4:30 p.m. in the Friendly Periodicals Reading Room.