October Fettuccine Forum with Greg Hahn
September 25, 2012
CONTACT | Brandi Burns, BBurns@cityofboise.org
WEB ADDRESS | www.BoiseArtsAndHistory.org
October Fettuccine Forum
The Left, the Right: Occupy Wall Street and the Tea
Presented by Greg Hahn
The Fettuccine Forum is proud to present Greg Hahn as the featured
speaker on October 4, at the opening session of the 2012-2013 Forum
Season. More on the Fettuccine Forum HERE
A shrinking middle class, years of economic uncertainty and an
increasing turn to the politics of resentment have helped push
people across the country to the ideological extremes-but what does
that mean for the average Idahoan? Maybe more than you realize.
Idaho Public Television's Greg Hahn uses video, audio, images and
close to two decades of experience as a political journalist to
explore how we got here and what could happen next.
Greg Hahn is the host and producer of Idaho Reports on Idaho Public
Television, the longest-running Statehouse news show in the West.
After earning degrees from the University of California at Santa
Barbara and New York University, he worked for 15 years in Idaho
newspapers before joining public TV, including 12 years as a
political reporter and then editor at the Idaho
The Fettuccine Forum is a free public lecture series on six First
Thursdays throughout the academic year. This years topics supports
support Boise's Sesquicentennial (BOISE 150) themes. More on BOISE
150 at www.boise150.org
WHEN & WHERE
- October 4, 2012: Doors open at
5:00 p.m., presentation begins at 5:30 p.m.
- Rose Room, in downtown Boise's
historic Union Block, 718 W. Idaho St.
- Complimentary snacks available
- Beverages, for a cost, are provided
by Jo's Traveling Bar
The Fettuccine Forum is produced by the Boise City Department of
Arts & History in conjunction with Boise State University
(College of Social Sciences and Public Affairs).
This season the Forum is sponsored by the Idaho Humanities Council
with support from the Office of the Mayor, Boise State Public
Radio, Platform Architecture-Design, TAG Historical Research,
Preservation Idaho, Idaho State Historical Society, Trademark Sign,
and Landmark Impressions. Lively and informal, the monthly event
invites the public to interact with politicians, artists,
historians, activists, advocates and professionals in an effort to
promote good citizenship and responsible growth through
The Forum includes a companion workshop, offered for graduate and
undergraduate credit. For more information contact Todd Shallat