Special Lecture: Dr. Corey Dolgon to give talk on capitalism and the U.S. political climate, Oct. 19

Dr. Corey Dolgon, professor of sociology will talk about his recently published book Kill It to Save It: An Autopsy of Capitalism’s Triumph over Democracy, Oct. 19.

COPP Lecture Series with Dr. Corey Dolgon

Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
UTSA Downtown Campus, Buena Vista St. Bldg., Aula Canaria (BV 1.328)

In his recently published book Kill It To Save It: An Autopsy of Capitalism’s Triumph Over Democracy, Dolgon takes a look at the phenomenon that made Donald Trump the preferred choice for many voters and shows how policy is crafted, marketed and ultimately sold or rejected.

About the author

Dr. Corey Dolgon is a professor of sociology at Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts and the inaugural director of the Downtown Center for Civic Engagement. He is the author of three books, including the award-winning The End of the Hampton: Scenes from the Class Struggle in America’s Paradise. His prior teaching appointments include Harvard University and Clark University.

Join the UTSA College of Public Policy for this free event at the UTSA Downtown Campus in the Aula Canaria Lecture Hall located in the Buena Vista St. Bldg. (BVB 1.328). Parking is available to you at no charge in Lot D-3 under the IH-35 bridge in unmarked spaces only.

The College of Public Policy lecture series features scholars and policy analysts on a variety of major issues affecting the community, the nation and the world.

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For questions, please email Michelle Skidmore at michelle.skidmore@utsa.edu or call (210) 458-3213.