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The Prose of Politics: A Talk with Alexander Heffner


Monday, April 8th, 2013, at 1:30 PM


Speakers' Corner

Event Description:

Please join us on Monday, April 8 at 1:30 p.m. in Falvey Memorial Library’s Speakers’ Corner for a talk by Alexander Heffner. Alexander will speak about the future of youth engagement and mobilization in the context of the historical Millennial vote and its pivotal role in the 2008 and 2012 campaigns. Moreover, he will grapple with the significant political and generational challenges facing President Obama and young people in the next administration.

Heffner, a journalism innovator and an expert on Millennials, has covered politics and culture for various print, broadcast and Web-based outlets. He is a frequent lecturer on politics, youth and education, civics and citizenship, and new media. He is also co-author of A Documentary History of the United States.

 This event, co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science and Falvey Memorial Library, is free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 2:00 PM in Old Falvey Reading Room
Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 4:00 PM in Room 207
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 12:00 PM in Speakers' Corner


Last Modified: Tuesday, April 16th, 2013