The 2012 Aspen Ideas Festival

“For seven days in Aspen this summer, 2,500 people came from across town, across the country, and across the world to hear leaders from the former president of Pakistan to the “Tiger Mother” debate today’s most pressing issues at the 2012 Aspen Ideas Festival. Although the scope of topics covered was sprawling, a few prominent themes emerged: the responsibilities of citizenship; educating children morally and practically; the emergence of more and more of the technological iceberg; and what America’s role should be in an increasingly multipolar world.”

For more, read Elizabeth’s article in The Aspen Idea.

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