Thursday, March 7, 2013 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Johnson Center, Cinema
Barbara Ehrenreich is the author of 21 books, including the New York Times best sellers, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America (2001) and Bright-Sided: How Positive Thinking Is Undermining America (2010). She is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, Harpers, the Progressive and Time magazine, and has appeared on Oprah, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report and The Joy Behar Show, to name a few. Ehrenreich’s talk will address new social movements and prospects for a politics of social equality in the age of sped- up capitalism and online social media.