Event — New-York Historical Society

Lectures & Conversations: Anger, Democracy, and the Media

Where: The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

When: Saturday, October 29, 2016, 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series

Featuring: Linda Greenhouse, Robert Post, Kenji Yoshino

Details: On the morning following the Friday, October 28 screening of Network, preeminent legal scholars return to discuss the American media’s unmatched ability to capitalize on public sentiment, highlighting Americans’ fierce opinions and emotions regarding our democratic system and political elections.

Linda Greenhouse is Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. Robert Post is dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Kenji Yoshino is Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at NYU School of Law.

Cost: $48 (members $38)

Phone: Contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268, 9 am–5 pm daily.

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