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Rhetoric In A Divided Country: A Journalism Alumni Roundtable

How is rhetoric used in journalism, politics, and public relations in this day and age? Panelists from each of those fields will illuminate how rhetoric or “spin” has shaped American culture in the last two years, with some discussion of relaying information and facts in a “Post-Truth” society.

A journalism alumni roundtable in the Rose O’Neil Literary House. Hear Ben Boehl (former candidate & reporter), Seth Engel ’93 (C-SPAN), and Kay Wicker ’14 (ThinkProgress) discuss Rhetoric In A Divided Country.