Friday, February 24, 2012
Cardinal Room, Student Center East
University of Illinois at Chicago
Professor Todd Gitlin is the author of fifteen books, including the forthcoming e-book, Occupy Nation: The Roots, the Sprit, and the Promise of Occupy Wall Street, to be published on April 10, 2012, by HarperCollins. He is an American writer, sociologist, communications scholar, novelist, and poet. Professor Gitlin is the recipient of numerous national and international awards and honors.
Currently, he is professor of journalism and sociology and chair of the Ph.D. program in Communications at Columbia University.
Sponsored by UIC Department of Communication.