Tocqueville's American Odyssey

Title

Tocqueville's American Odyssey

Description

Audio recording of a lecture delivered on July 1, 2015 by Steven Crockett as part of the Graduate Institute Summer Lecture Series.

Mr. Crockett is a tutor at St. John's College in Annapolis. His talk centers on the year of Tocqueville's journey to and in America that would become the foundation for his work Democracy in America. His talk looks at letters, reflections, and memorabilia from the young Tocqueville who at that time was only 25-26. It explores his initial reactions and how those would mature into his later works and related to events happening back in France.

Publisher

Coverage

Annapolis, MD

Date

2015-07-01

Rights

A signed permission form has been received stating, "I hereby grant St. John's College permission to: Make an audio recording of my lecture, and retain copies for circulation and archival preservation in the St. John's College Greenfield Library. Make an audio recording of my lecture available online. Make a typescript copy of my lecture available for circulation and archival preservation in the St. John's College Greenfield Library. Make a copy of my typescript available online."

Type

sound

Format

mp3

Relation

Language

English

Identifier

Bib # 82745

Original Format

wav

Duration

00:58:03