George Washington: You Never Forget Your First–But You Do Misremember Him
Where: NYU School of Law
40 Washington Square S.
212-998-6040 Price: Free
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How did George Washington view the presidency? What might he think of U.S. politics today? And what lessons does he offer for the challenges ahead? Historian Alexis Coe examines America’s first president in a freshly humanizing light. Her new book, You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington, documents the Revolutionary War hero’s reluctant acceptance of the presidency and his heartbreak over fierce partisanship and infighting in the cabinet.Buy tickets/get more info now