Children of Monsters: The Strange Lives of Dictators' Sons and Daughters

Please join us at Northwood University as Jay Nordlinger, senior editor at National Review, presents his book "Children of Monsters: An Inquiry into the Sons and Daughters of Dictators."

Jay Nordlinger is a senior editor of National Review and a book fellow of the National Review Institute. He writes about a variety of subjects, including politics, foreign affairs, and the arts. He is music critic for The New Criterion. Since 2002, he has hosted a series of public interviews at the Salzburg Festival. For the National Review website, he writes a column called “Impromptus.” With Mona Charen, he hosts the Need to Know podcast, and he also hosts a podcast called “Q&A.” In 2011, he filmed The Human Parade, with Jay Nordlinger, a TV series bringing hour-long interviews with various personalities. His latest book is Children of Monsters: An Inquiry into the Sons and Daughters of Dictators. He is also the author of Peace, They Say, a history of the Nobel Peace Prize. Some 100 pieces are gathered in Here, There & Everywhere: Collected Writings of Jay Nordlinger. A native Michigander, Nordlinger lives in New York.

DATE: Monday, April 3, 2017
TIME: 5:00 - 6:45 p.m. - Pre-event reception
  7:00 p.m. - Jay Nordlinger discusses his book "Children of Monsters"
  8:30 - 9:00 p.m. - Cake reception
LOCATION: Northwood University
  Griswold Lecture Hall
  4000 Whiting Drive
  Midland Michigan 48640

If you have any questions, please call 989-698-1905 or send an email to

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