John Dickinson Symposium: New Perspectives on the American Founding

The American Philosophical Society (APS), the Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP), The Library Company of Philadelphia, and the McNeil Center for Early American Studies will host and jointly sponsor the John Dickinson Symposium: New Perspectives on the American Founding.

The event will commemorate the publication of the first volumes of The Complete Writings and Selected Correspondence of John Dickinson and will assemble a range of scholars from various disciplines doing new and original work on Dickinson.

Hosted in-person and virtually, the event will take place Thursday, October 20 at 6:00 pm with a Keynote Address at the APS by Jack N. Rakove, Professor of Political Science and Law, Stanford University, and Friday, October 21 from 8:45 am to 5:00 pm at the HSP followed by a Closing Reception at the Library Company.

For information on panels and to register, click here.