About this Event
The Patriotism Project: Re-imagining Patriotism for the 21st Century
Community conversations exploring the meanings and uses of patriotism in American life and politics.
Join us for a series of conversations
Hosted on Zoom on successive Tuesdays at 12:00 PM/Noon (PST), this free series hosts three discussions exploring perspectives on patriotism, inviting participants to reflect, share and listen together as they reexamine a core American value. The final Tuesday event features a book talk and Q & A with Steven B. Smith on his new publication, “Reclaiming Patriotism in an Age of Extremes.” The first 100 registrants receive a free copy of the book.
April 27: “Patriotism, Democracy and Extremism”
Discussion leader: John Medearis, UC Riverside Professor of Political Science
Jointly hosted by the Center for Ideas and Society (CIS), the Palm Desert Center and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UC Riverside and funded by a VOICE grant to CIS from the University of California National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement.
Learn more at ideasandsociety.ucr.edu/patriotismproject