Jimmy Carter: A Presidential Retrospective

Jimmy CarterNEW DATE: Wednesday, March 6th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of the United States, has led a remarkable post-presidential career as a human rights advocate, the winner of the 2002 Nobel Peace Prize, and a bestselling author and diplomat. However, his 1977-1981 presidency remains controversial.

Marc Lendler, a Wallingford resident & professor of political science at Smith College, will re-evaluate Carter’s legacy, looking back at key moments of his administration such as the 1973 Oil Embargo, the Nicaraguan Revolution, the Iran hostage crisis, and much more. Please sign up for this one-of-a-kind talk below!