2017-2018 Read the Revolution Speaker Series

2017 - 2018 Speaker Series Schedule 

Bringing celebrated authors and historians to the Museum of the American Revolution for lively, facilitated discussions of their work.  These evening programs explore the people, events, ideas, and legacies of our nation's Founding era. 

Thank you for joining us for the inaugural year of our Read the Revolution Speaker Series.  We will release the 2018-2019 schedule this spring. 


SOLD OUT - Thursday, March 22, 2018  6:30 PM

Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter S. Onuf

Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination

Two of Thomas Jefferson's most distinguished historians, Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter S. Onuf team up to produce a nuanced portrait of the mind and character of our nation's third president.