• Barack Obama and America's Polarized Politics

With Distinguished Visiting Scholar Rogers Smith

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
6pm
C. Walsh Theatre

Join Distinguished Visiting Scholar Rogers Smith for a discussion of how and why race and class politics have posed barriers to Barack Obama's pursuit of what he sees as the central aim of the American political system -- realizing the goal of "E Pluribus Unum."

Read Dr. Smith's article on this subject ahead of time, found here.

Reception to follow in McDermott Conference Room, 1st floor Donahue building (41 Temple St). Take a left out of the theatre down Temple St, and enter 41 through the revolving doors. Take a right off the lobby and follow the signs down the hallway to McDermott. All are welcome.

Sponsored by the Government Department and the Distinguished Visiting Scholars program in the College of Arts and Sciences. For more information, please contact rcobb@suffolk.edu. Free and open to the public.

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