In the tradition of David Frost and Dick Cavett, novelist and Fordham law professor Thane Rosenbaum hosts conversations about the big ideas of our time with the leading newsmakers and cultural figures that both inform and entertain us. Rosenbaum is the director of the Forum on Law, Culture & Society.
Join one of the world’s leading scientists and public intellectuals, Harvard professor and acclaimed author Steven Pinker, who argues that the western world, in particular, has experienced a notable decline in violence, and delves into why.
Steven Pinker will be selling and signing copies of The Better Angels of our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined following the event.
Steven Pinker is Harvard College Professor and Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology at Harvard University and the author, most recently, of The Better Angels of our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined.
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