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Brooks to reflect on moral culture, shifting priorities

Brooks to reflect on moral culture, shifting priorities

In the age of the digital shelf life, some writers may find themselves paralyzed by the fact that their work will live on long after they are gone. With enough time, opinions formed in a moment of revelation will either be vindicated by history or nullified by it.

In nine years as a columnist for The New York Times, David Brooks — who will lecture at 10:45 a.m. today in the Amphitheater — admits that he has been wrong more than once.