What: Robert Reich: AfterShock: Why the Economy Is Still So Bad, and Why Our Politics Is So Angry-This event is SOLD OUT
Who: Robert B. Reich, the Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley and former U.S. secretary of labor, will explain why it's so difficult for us to get out of the gravitational pull of the Great Recession and why American politics is becoming angrier and more polarized. In his view, the two are related. Professor Reich's most recent book is the bestseller "Aftershock: The Next Economy and America's Future." He blogs at www.robertreich.org.
When: Tuesday, January 25 at 7 p.m.
Where: Soda Activity Center, Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga
This event is SOLD OUT
For more information visit, January Term on the Web or contact Chris O'Steen at (925) 631-4771
The 2011 January Term Speaker Series, brings important cultural and intellectual leaders to campus to share their views on thought-provoking issues. This year's theme-NEW HISTORIES: RELIVING, RETHINKING, REMAKING-invites reflection, critical analysis ... and action. Each presentation asks, in its own way, "How might we capitalize on what we know to see the future in new and different ways?"