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PAC to Host Lecture on Politics and Media

Palo Alto College will host author/educator Bill Israel, author of “A Nation Seized: How Karl Rove and the political right stole reality, beginning with the news.”

The lecture, “Exploring the Influence of the Media in the 21st Century,” is set for Tuesday, Nov. 8 from 11:25 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. in Pedernales Hall, Room 109. The event is free and open to the public.

In his book, Israel explains how Karl Rove will win the 2012 election based on lectures Rove gave at the University of Texas at Austin where he taught “Politics and the Press.”

Bill Israel, Ph.D., is associate professor of journalism and political communication at St. Mary’s University.  He earned his bachelor’s degree in political science at the University of Iowa, and his master’s and Ph.D. in journalism and political communication at the University of Texas at Austin.

For more details, download the press release.