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Forum on Global Ideas- Crisis of Democracy with Thomas Hanson Retired US Diplomat

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
El Paso, Texas

EPMH Forum on Global Ideas - "Crisis of Democracy"

Forum on Global Ideas

The El Paso Museum of History (EPMH) will host the first session of its Forum on Global Ideas, a new programming initiative focused on bringing international perspectives to the El Paso area. The event will take place on October 24, 2019 at 5:30 p.m with a reception to follow.

The event is FREE but REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as spaces are limited. Register by emailing your name and number of guests to or by calling 915-212-3159.

The inaugural event will be a lecture by Thomas Hanson titled “Crisis of Democracy: Nationalism, Populism, and Identity Politics.” Hanson is a retired U.S. Diplomat, current Diplomat-in-Residence at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, and serves as Chair of the Minnesota Chapter of the Committee on Foreign Relations.

The series will continue in the coming years with biannual events. Sessions will include traditional lectures; focused workshops; diverse panels; and working conferences. EPMH Forum on Global Ideas is presented with the generous support of Texas Gas Service (a division of ONE Gas) and in collaboration with the Sam Donaldson Institute, the University of Texas at El Paso Department of Communication, and the Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce.
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