Forkenbrock Series on Public Policy


Thomas Frank Lecture - "What's the Matter with Liberals?"

Shambaugh Auditorium, 100 Main Library
Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
What's the Matter with Liberals

Thomas Frank, a Salon politics and culture columnist, will present this lecture as one of the PPC's "Run Up to the 2016 Caucus" events. Frank's many books include "What's The Matter With Kansas," "Pity the Billionaire" and "One Market Under God." He is the founding editor of The Baffler magazine.

Wednesday, February 4, 7:00-9:00pm
Shambaugh Auditorium, UI Main Library

Co-Sponsored by:

  • UI Department of Political Science
  • UI Department of Communication Studies
  • Obermann Center for Advanced Studies
  • UI School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • UI Labor Center
  • UI Center for Human Rights
  • The Digital Studio for Public Arts and Humanities
  • UI Department of History

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie Gannon at (319) 335-6817 or