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The Inside Story of Election 2012: Fast Politics and Faster Media Meet a Rapidly Changing Electorate

Center for New York City Affairs

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (EST)

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The Inside Story of Election 2012:
Fast Politics and Faster Media Meet a Rapidly Changing Electorate

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The 2012 election lacked the high drama of 2008, when Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama made history, Sarah Palin went meteoric, and the economy was in freefall. In contrast, the 2012 campaigns may be remembered as a succession of mini-gaffes and hourly skirmishes fueled by over-caffeinated operatives and reporters on Twitter. Was it all just "sound and fury… signifying nothing?" Or did the trivia obscure real changes in politics—and the way politics are covered? For instance, how have regional demographic shifts changed the electoral map for the President and Congress? How has technology transformed campaign coverage for better and worse? And how has all of this affected Washington’s ability to grapple with issues that matter?

Peter Hamby, political reporter, CNN
Ben Smith, editor-in-chief, BuzzFeed
Molly Ball, staff writer, The Atlantic
Sayu Bhojwani, founding executive director, The New American Leaders Project
David Catanese, reporter, Politico

Moderated by:
Jeff Smith
assistant professor of politics and advocacy, Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, The New School
 

Supported by the Milano Foundation.

The Inside Story of Election 2012: Fast Politics and Faster Media Meets a Rapidly-Changing Electorate

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2012
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Theresa Lang Community & Student Center
55 West 13th Street
(BETWEEN 5th and 6th AVENUES)
2nd floor

 

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The New School's Theresa Lang Community & Student Center, Arnhold Hall
55 West 13th Street
(between Fifth and Sixth Avenues), 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10011

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (EST)


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