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BMI Panel: Is Moderation Possible in American Politics

When

Mar. 22, 2012, 7pm to 8:30pm

Office/Remote Location

Ballroom

Description

Black Mountain Institute is pleased to present an open discussion between commentators Juan Williams, currently of Fox News and lately of NPR, Norm Ornstein, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, and Kathleen Parker, lately of Spitzer/Parker fame on CNN about the possibility of moderation in American politics today.

Williams has covered major political campaigns from 1980-2000 and his television documentaries such as Civil Rights and Press and Dying for Healthcare have received critical praise; Ornstein has published The Permanent Campaign and its Future, co-authored The Broken Branch: How Congress is Failing American and How to Get it Back on Track, and is a weekly contributor to Roll Call. Parker, winner of the prestigious H. L. Mencken Writing Award in 1993 and the Pulitzer Prize Winner for Commentary, was named one of the nation’s Top Five Columnists in both 2004 and 2005; her column is syndicated and published in over 400 newspapers.

Admission Information

This event is free and unticketed. Reservations are not required. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Contact Information

Name: Maritza White
Office: RAJ 282
Phone: 702-895-5542
E-mail: blackmountaininstite@unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

Black Mountain Institute