Alan Taylor to speak at Historic Christ Church

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor will discuss his new book, Thomas Jefferson’s Education, at 7 p.m. February 20 at Historic Christ Church & Museum.

A beautifully written and thought-provoking work, Taylor’s study explores Jefferson’s campaign to transform Virginia through education and the dilemmas slavery posed for such an ambitious goal, reported education director and curator Robert J. Teagle.

Describing the University of Virginia as Jefferson’s “great legacy project,” Taylor argues that…


There’s more to this story,
and many more news articles, photos and ads available only in our online e-Edition or in the printed version. Become a subscriber today!
• To access or subscribe to the e-Edition, go -   HERE
• To subscribe to the printed version, go -   HERE
• To buy the printed version at a newsstand, -   HERE are our locations.

For assistance, please call us at 804-435-1701, extension 16.