First WednesdaysA Humanities Lecture Series, October through May
St. Johnsbury First Wednesdays
First Wednesdays talks will resume in October, 2017.
Our 2016-2017 First Wednesdays season has ended. We’ll announce the 2017-2018 lectures in August, and the new series will begin in October.
Watch a video from the 2016-2017 First Wednesdays season
In this talk, journalist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Rumor of War Philip Caputo reflects on how, in his work, war is a context in which our contradictory natures play out, often with stark clarity.
This video was recorded at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum in St. Johnsbury, VT on October 5, 2016.
Series Underwriters: St. Johnsbury Academy