John Dickinson and the Second Amendment

Fighting Founder: John Dickinson and (not) Bearing Arms in the Early Republic


Nathan R. Kozuskanich will give a talk about John Dickinson and Founders’ perspectives on the right to bear arms.  This event is hosted by the John Dickinson Forum at George Fox, a JMC partner program.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 7:00PM
Hoover 105 • George Fox University

Nathan Kozuskanich is Associate Professor of history at Nipissing University in North Bay, Ontario, and Assistant Editor at the John Dickinson Writings Project. He is the author of Benjamin Franklin: American Founder, Atlantic Citizen, and co-editor of The Second Amendment on Trial.

This event is free and open to the public.

View the John Dickinson Forum’s other 2018-19 lectures >>



This event is supported by Jack Miller Center’s Pacific Northwest Initiative: Advancing Education in America’s Founding Principles and History. Thanks to the generous grant from MJ Murdock Charitable Trust, JMC is working with faculty to organize exciting campus events in the region. The Initiative also provides programs, conferences and other opportunities for professors in the PNW—all to help them make a difference in the education of their students.



Facebook iconTwitter iconFollow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates about lectures, publications, podcasts, and events related to American political thought, United States history, and the Western tradition!



Want to help the Jack Miller Center transform higher education? Donate today.