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when: 09/19/2017 | 07.00 PM h - 08.00 PM h  
Event title John Winant: New Hampshire Man of the World
Where: Wright Museum - Wolfeboro
Category: Special
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Tuesday, September 19, 7:00 – 8:00 pm 
“John Winant: New Hampshire Man of the World”
Presented by Richard Hess
John G. Winant, three-time governor of New Hampshire went on to serve the nation in several capacities on the national and international scene. In the process he became a hero to the British in World War Two and to the common man throughout the developed world. His life, marked by highs and lows, ended tragically in his mansion in Concord.  The program examines his life and measures his impact at home and abroad.
Presented by Richard A. Hesse J.D., Georgetown University; Professor Emeritus, University of New Hampshire School of Law; published widely on a variety of legal and ethical topics. Professor Hesse served as a community lawyer in Philadelphia heading a police community relations project before moving to Boston to head a national project focused on the constitutional rights of consumers.. Hesse has been an advocate for civil and human rights for more than 25 years and was twice awarded the Bill of Rights Award by the New Hampshire Civil Liberties Union.     
**Program funded by the New Hampshire Humanities Council – no admission charge

Location Wright Museum
Homepage: http://www.wrightmuseum.org  
City Wolfeboro
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