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Past Events

Past EventsMonday, February 22

Fault Lines

Fault Lines

David Pryce-Jones
Jonathan Foreman

 

In his memoir, David Pryce-Jones, former literary editor of The FT and Spectator and author of several major works, reveals his complex origins: born in Vienna, he is the Eton and Oxford-educated son of writer Alan Pryce-Jones, while his mother, Therese Fould-Springer, was a Viennese heiress. He talks about his life, both very English and singularly exotic, with journalist Jonathan Foreman.  

David Pryce-Jones  was born in Vienna and studied modern history at Magdalen College Oxford. He is a contributor to The Daily TelegraphThe TimesThe FTThe SpectatorThe TLSThe Wall Street Journal and New Republic and has been Senior Editor of The National Review since 1999.                                       

Jonathan Foreman is a journalist and film critic. He was film critic for the New York Post and Co-Founder of Standpoint Magazine, launched in 2008, and is now their Writer-at-Large. He has also written for, among many publications, The New Yorker, The National Review, and The Daily Telegraph

                                             

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David Pryce-Jones

Jonathan Foreman

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