Political News Narratives in a Populist America

This panel puts journalists in conversation as they address the turn toward populism in America and discuss how populist movements on either side of America’s political spectrum are represented in news media coverage.  Panelists will further discuss the way technology has worked either for or against such movements and both complicated and assisted journalistic coverage of political movements. 

Speakers include:

  • Ashleigh Campi, Visiting Professor, Political Science, LMU
  • Cristina Silva, Enterprise Editor, USA Today
  • Brooke Thomas, Host of The Young Turks Network
  • Tara Pixley, Assistant Professor, Journalism, LMU

Reception prior to session from 5pm-6pm. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

Thursday, February 6 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Von der Ahe Family Suite, William H. Hannon Library

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Speakers and Seminars


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