About the Program
From a conference on the 60th anniversary of the publication of Whittaker Chambers' Witness a panel entitled "The History of Witness." The panelists include, Lee Edwards, Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought, The Heritage Foundation, John Lewis Gaddis, history professor, Yale University, and author and journalist M. Stanton Evans. The event is moderated by Danilo Petranovich, professor in the Department of Political Science, Yale University. The conference is held at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.
John Lewis Gaddis
John Lewis Gaddis is the author of numerous books, including The United States and the End of the Cold War: Implications, Reconsiderations, Provocations and The Cold War: A New History. He is a history professor at Yale University. John Lewis Gaddis' George F. Kennan was the winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Biography and 2011 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography.
Lee Edwards is the Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics at the Heritage Foundation. He is the author of numerous books, including William F. Buckley Jr.: The Maker of a Movement and The Conservative Revolution: The Movement That Remade America.
M. Stanton Evans
M. Stanton Evans is the author of numerous books, including Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America's Enemies. He is a former columnist for the Los Angeles Times and editor of the Indianapolis News.