David Brooks: The Road to Character

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  • David Brooks: The Road to Character
    • Ferguson Center for the Arts

      October 21, 2021, 7:30 p.m.

      1 Avenue of the Arts
      Newport News, VA 23606
    • Phone: 757-594-8752
      Toll Free: 855-337-4849
      Highway Exit: 258 - J. Clyde Morris Boulevard
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David Brooks has a gift for brining audiences face to face withthe spitrit of our times with humor, insight and quiet passion. He is a keen observer of the American way of life and a savvy analyst of present-day politics and foreign affairs. He holds several prestigious positions as a commentator, including Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times and on “PBS NewsHour” and NPR’s “All Things Considered.” His New York Times best seller, The Road to Character explains why selflessness leads to greater success.

Mr. Brooks also teaches at Yale University, and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.