Thomas Frank: Liberalism Minus Labor

Mellon Advancing Intercultural Studies Conference

March 7 & 8, 2019

An interdisciplinary exploration in the intersections of economic inequality, religious identity, contested histories and diversity in higher education



Thomas Frank
"Liberalism Minus Labor: The Democratic Party as an Agent of Professional Interests"

Thomas Frank is an American political analyst, historian, and journalist. He co-founded and edited The Baffler magazine. Frank has written several books, most notably What's the Matter with Kansas? and Listen, Liberal. From 2008 to 2010 he wrote "The Tilting Yard", a column in The Wall Street Journal.


Free and open to the public.

Complimentary parking will be available in Lot #24. View campus map.

Sponsored by the Center for Ideas and Society and a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Friday, March 8, 2019 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Alumni & Visitors Center
3701 Canyon Crest Dr, Riverside, CA 92521

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