Barack Obama and American Democracy - Day 2

A National Conference for the Study of Barack Obama
and Contemporary America

The conference reflects ASU's commitment to engaging this historic presidency, and the ideals that helped catapult President Barack Obama into high office. From an intellectual standpoint, this symposium will stand alone as the signature event in Arizona which examines the exigencies of the Obama presidency.

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Morning Keynote by William Jelani Cobb, University of Connecticut

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Q&A

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Hope and Change?: Assessing Obama’s Domestic Policies

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Q&A

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The Obama Doctrine: American Foreign Policy in an Era of War and Peace

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Q&A

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Break

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Afternoon Keynote by Victoria Defrancesco Soto, University of Texas Austin

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Q&A and Adjournment

LINK to website for more information & RSVP:

~~~ * Please update any Yes RSVPs if your plans change * ~~~

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  • Barbara

    Thanks for letting me know about it. Would have really regretted not going. Conference was very informative

    1 · March 24, 2013

  • Jean S.

    UPDATE: According to an e-mail I received this is now being held at the Old Main Building, Carson Hall, same as the other 2 days.

    March 7, 2013

  • Jean S.

    *Maybe at this point

    January 30, 2013

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