Modern America Workshop - “The Boys in the Ballroom: Professional Exclusion in the Washington Press Corps as a Creator of Consensus”

Modern America Workshop
Event date: 
February 21, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm
Speaker(s): 
Kathryn McGarr
Princeton University
Seminar Series: 
Modern America Workshop
Co-Sponsored by: 
Program in American Studies
Audience: 
Public

“The Boys in the Ballroom: Professional Exclusion in the Washington Press Corps as a Creator of Consensus”
Kathryn McGarr, Princeton University


There is a pre-circulated, password-protected paper for this workshop. To receive the password and to RSVP, email Jennifer Loessy at jloessy@princeton.edu. This event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided.


The Modern America Workshop is a seminar series for Princeton students and faculty interested in the study of modern U.S. history. The series brings together Americanists to share scholarship, present student and faculty research, and discuss problems and trends in American history. The workshop is being organized during the 2016-2017 academic year by Teal Arcadi, Julia Grummitt, Connor Mills, Ray Thornton, and David Walsh.

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Area of Interest: 
Political History
Region: 
United States
Period: 
20th Century