The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Presents: Mind Over Media Politics, Propaganda, and the Digital Age
Thursday, September 20th, 2012
USC's Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics hosted a discussion on propaganda in the 21st century. We were joined by Stephen Smith, Executive Director of the USC Shoah Foundation, The Institute for Visual History and Education; Michael Sarid, Western Regional Director of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum; Eli Attie, The West Wing screenwriter, TV producer, and former speechwriter; Dr. Steven Luckert, Curator of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Permanent Exhibition and of State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda; Dr. Nancy Snow, Professor at the USC Annenberg School for Communications and Journalism and at Cal State Fullerton; Tom Waldman, Director of Communications and Media Relations for LAUSD; Bruce Zuckerman, USC Myron and Marian Casden Director and Professor of Religion. The discussion was co-moderated by Dan Schnur, Director of the USC Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics and Daniel Rothberg, News Editor for the USC Daily Trojan.
This event was presented with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, USC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life, USC Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics, and USC Shoah Foundation - The Institute for Visual History and Education.