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The U of A Presents series at the University of Arizona has scheduled MSNBC host Rachel Maddow to discuss her book "Drift" at the U of A Centennial Hall on April 6.
April 6, 2013
UA Centennial Hall
Rachel Maddow talks about "Drift"
Rachel Maddow is the funny, “whip-smart” (TimeMagazine) host of MSNBC’s "The Rachel Maddow Show." The hit Emmy-winning TV program features her takes on the biggest stories of the day – political and otherwise – including lively, respectful debate with guests from all sides of the issues, in-depth analysis and stories found nowhere else on cable news. Maddow is the first openly gay person to host a primetime news program and author of The New York Times best-seller "Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power," a “smart and deeply documented” look (Los Angeles Times) at America’s drift into perpetual war. The evening includes a 30-minute talk followed by 30 minutes of Q&A. Don’t miss this rare public appearance by one of America’s most influential commentators on the political scene.
“Premium”seats include a signed copy of “Drift”
“A” seats include a copy of “Drift”
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, February 8 at 10am
“Commentary laden with dashes of humor and flashes of wonkish prose but free of righteous rant.” -Variety
Event Sponsors: Stephen Golden & Susan Tarrence and Kate Garner/Kohl Family Foundation
"An Evening With…" Series Sponsors: Marsha & Gary Tankenoff
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Special savings are available for patrons 65 years of age and over as well as children under the age of 18.
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