Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Dollarocracy: How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America
  • Lecture
  • 4/7/2014
  • 16:00-17:00
  • Spooner Hall
  • Host: The Commons
Event Description
Distinguished guest speaker Robert McChesney is Gutgsell Endowed Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois. He hosts the radio program Media Matters and is a co-founder Free Press, a media reform network. He is the author of The Death and Life of American Journalism and Tragedy and Farce: How the American Media Sell Wars, Spin Elections and Destroy Democracy.