The political machinations we witness daily are only the proverbial tip of the iceberg of what goes on behind the scenes. From pulpits to college campuses to clandestine decisions handed down from the Supreme Court, many influences shape our daily lives. Tina Nguyen and Tim Alberta share their very different personal experiences, while Stephen Vladeck dives deep into the Supreme Court.
|This event has free advance tickets. Make reservations
|Student Union Gallagher Theater (Seats 337)
|Sun, Mar 10, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)
|Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
Tim Alberta is an award-winning journalist, best-selling author and staff writer for The Atlantic magazine. He formerly served as chief political correspondent for Politico. In 2019, he published the critically acclaimed book, "American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump" and co-moderated the year's final Democratic presidential debate aired by PBS Newshour....
In 2008, Tina Nguyen was a politics-obsessed college student unwittingly drawn into the world of conservative college activism. In 2015, when she went to Vanity Fair, the world of the far right chased after her as Donald Trump rose to power....
Stephen Vladeck holds the Charles Alan Wright Chair in Federal Courts at the University of Texas School of Law, and is a nationally recognized expert on the federal courts, constitutional law, national security law and military justice....