Townsend Events

| Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Shannon Steen explores how discourses of creativity can seduce us into joining a worldview that justifies structural inequalities, environmental degradation, and other aspects of contemporary capitalism that we might otherwise find troubling.

Adam Gopnik

The National Emergency: On Liberal Institutions, Protecting Pluralism, and Free Debate
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2024 12:00 pm
| Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Bestselling author and New Yorker writer Adam Gopnik examines the increasing threats to the institutions of liberal democracy that guarantee free political debate.