Wendell Berry in D.C. in Two VenuesBy Mark T. Mitchell for FRONT PORCH REPUBLIC
On Sunday, Wendell Berry spoke at The National Cathedral. You can see that event here.
On Monday, he delivered the Jefferson Lecture for the National Endowment for the Humanities. The title: “It all Turns on Affection.” You can read that lecture here.
The Jefferson Lecture is the highest honor the federal government bestows for distinguished intellectual and public achievement in the humanities. Congratulations to Mr. Berry.