New Book Symposium Part 1: Consumers - The Unknown Social Movement

November 14, 2009

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New Book Symposium: Consumers - The Unknown Social Movement

Unlike other seminar meetings, participants discuss a recently published book. This symposium debates Lawrence Glickman's Buying Power: A History of Consumer Activism in America (University of Chicago Press, 2009).

Greeting and Introduction
Leon Fink, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Commentators
Nan Enstad, University of Wisconsin Madison
Adam Green, University of Chicago
Susan Levine, University of Illinois at Chicago
Nancy MacLean, Northwestern University
Rick Perlstein, author of Nixonland
 

Recorded Saturday, November 14, 2009 at The Newberry Library.