POSTPONED: Peter J. Gomes Memorial Book Prize Ceremony
Abram Van Engen, Washington University – St. Louis
Adrian Weimer, Providence College
Please note this program has been postponed and will now take place May 5th.
Join us for a special evening in which Professor of English Abram Van Engen will receive the 2021 Gomes Prize for City on a Hill: A History of American Exceptionalism. Van Engen will join historian Adrian Weimer to discuss the stories often told about the founding of America, and how the Pilgrims and Puritans have been remembered, misremembered, denigrated, and celebrated across four centuries of American history.