We added the following new talks to our Speakers Bureau Catalog in 2021. Click on the photos or the links for more information about each talk.
New Speakers Bureau Talks
Do We Still Need an Armed Citizenry?
By Vermont Humanities | March 8, 2021
The right of the people to keep and bear arms has become one of the more contentious rights in American politics. Meg Mott focuses on the political theory behind the Second Amendment. How might pro-gun and anti-gun forces peaceably coexist? The goal of the talk is to take seriously an opposing point of view even if you can’t endorse it.
The Stono Rebellion has been called the most important slave revolt in North American history. In this lecture, Damian Costello examines the events and the deep African roots of the 1739 uprising in South Carolina.