This Saturday, November 17, Dissent is hosting an open forum on the U.S. elections. Historians Michael Kazin, David Greenberg, and Kim Phillips-Fein will talk about current trends in American politics—how we got here, and where we’re headed.
Michael Kazin is the co-editor of Dissent, the author of American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation, and a professor of history at Georgetown University.
David Greenberg is associate professor of history and of journalism & media studies at Rutgers University. He is currently working on a book about the history of presidential “spin.”
Kim Phillips-Fein is a historian at New York University and the author of Invisible Hands: The Making of the Conservative Movement from the New Deal to Reagan.
This Saturday, November 17, at 1:30 p.m.
Judson Memorial Church
239 Thompson Street, New York, NY
Email editors [at] dissentmagazine [dot] org to RSVP.
John the CUNY Center for the Humanities and acclaimed historian Timothy Snyder (author, most recently, of Bloodlands) for a lecture that will seek to provide a structural explanation of the Nazi attempt to physically exterminate European Jewry, and contemplate its implications for public policy in the twenty-first century.
Tuesday, November 13 at 7:00 p.m.
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
The Skylight Room (9100)
Free and open to the public.