Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

free virtual event
 Wednesday, February 24, 2021 – 12:30pm EST 
  • The Young Foundation and the Institute for Community Studies invite you to join the ‘poet laureate of civil society’ Robert Putnam and Shaylyn Romney Garrett to discuss their new book: The Upswing, How America Came Together a Century and How We Can Do It Again. Robert and Shaylyn will be joined by some of the UK’s leading social innovators to explore the relevance and importance of community-led change across the UK today.
  • REGISTER HERE

free virtual event
 Thursday, February 25, 2021 – 11:00am MST 
  • Featuring a presentation and Q&A with Robert D. Putnam of Harvard University, and coauthor Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing their new book, The Upswing 
  • Presented by Tufts University

  • REGISTER HERE

free virtual event
 Wednesday, March 3, 2021 – 12:00pm MST 
  • Part of the Appomattox Project’s Room for Debate Speaker Series
  • Featuring a presentation and Q&A with Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing her new book, The Upswing 
  • Presented by Utah Valley University’s Center for Ethics

  • REGISTER HERE

PAST EVENTS

free virtual event
 
  • Wednesday, November 18, 2020 – 5:30pm EST 
  • Featuring a presentation and Q&A with Robert D. Putnam of Harvard University, and coauthor Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing their new book, The Upswing 
  • Presented by Tufts University

  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

free virtual event
 
  • Tuesday, November 17, 2020 – 3:00pm EDT 
  • Featuring a presentation and Q&A with Robert D. Putnam of Harvard University, and coauthor Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing their new book, The Upswing 
  • Presented by George Mason University

  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

TICKETED LIVESTREAM EVENT
 
  • Saturday, November 7, 2020 – 12 Noon Pacific 
  • Featuring a presentation and Q&A with Robert D. Putnam of Harvard University, and coauthor Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing their new book, The Upswing 
  • Presented by Town Hall Seattle 

  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

free virtual event
 
  • Thursday, November 5, 2020 – 11:00am EST EDT 
  • Featuring a presentation and Q&A with Robert D. Putnam of Harvard University, and coauthor Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing their new book, The Upswing 
  • Presented by King’s College London

  • REGISTER HERE

free virtual event
 
  • Thursday, October 29, 2020 – 5:00pm EDT
  • Featuring a keynote interview with Robert D. Putnam of Harvard University, and coauthor Shaylyn Romney Garrett, discussing their new book, The Upswing (October 2020)
  • Presented by the Manhattan Institute
  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
free virtual event
 
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2020 – 6:00pm EDT
  • Shaylyn Romney Garrett and Robert D. Putnam in conversation with Virginia Prescott
  • Presented by the Atlanta History Center Museum
  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
free virtual EVENT
 
  • Thursday, October 22, 2020 – 2:00pm EDT
  • Shaylyn Romney Garrett and Robert D. Putnam in conversation with John Bridgeland
  • Presented by the University of Virgina’s Miller Center
  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
free virtual EVENT
 
  • Wednesday, October 21, 2020 – 2:00pm EDT
  • Shaylyn Romney Garrett and Robert D. Putnam discuss their book in a panel discussion with Isabel Sawhill, moderated by Yuval Levin
  • Presented by the American Enterprise Institute and The Brookings Institution
  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
free virtual EVENT
 
  • Thursday, October 15, 2020 – 7:00pm EDT
  • Eminent political scientist Robert Putnam discusses his book, The Upswing, with co-author Shaylyn Romney Garrett, exploring the economic, social, and political trends over the past century that brought us from an “I” society to a “We” society and then back again. Putnam and Romney will also discuss how we can learn from that experience to become a stronger, more unified nation. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates.
  • Presented by the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia
  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
free virtual EVENT
 
  • Tuesday, October 13 2020 – 10:00am PDT
  • Shaylyn Romney Garrett and Robert D. Putnam in conversation with David Kennedy discussing the new book, The Upswing (October 2020)
  • Presented by the Commonwealth Club of San Francisco
  • LISTEN HERE
free virtual EVENT
 
  • Friday, September 25, 2020 – LIVE WEBCAST
  • Danielle AllenShaylyn Romney GarrettEric Klinenberg, and Robert Putnam in conversation with moderator David Brooks
  • Episode produced by CASBS in partnership with The American Academy of Arts & Sciences, the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University, and Weave: The Social Fabric Project at the Aspen Institute.

  • WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

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