Politics and Culture Panel

Authors talked about their books on politics and culture. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
George Packer is… read more

Authors talked about their books on politics and culture. They responded to questions from members of the audience.

George Packer is the author of Interesting Times: Writings from a Turbulent Decade (Farrar, Straus and Giroux; November 10, 2009). Chris Hedges is the author of Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle (Nation Books; July 13, 2009). Sam Tanenhaus is the author of The Death of Conservatism (Random House, 2009).

“Political History/Cultural Analysis,” an event of the 26th Miami Book Fair International, took place Sunday, November 15, 2009, 12:00 p.m., in the Chapman Conference Center of Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus.

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  • Chapman, Charles Member Miami Book Fair International->Friends of the Fair Committee
  • Hedges, Chris Distinguished Fellow (Former) Princeton University->American Studies
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Miami, Florida, United States
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Nov 15, 2009
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Nov 28, 2009

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