Nationally syndicated columnist and author Arianna Huffington will be this year’s featured speaker at the fourth annual Cal State Long Beach (CSULB) Distinguished Speakers Series on Thursday, Oct. 21, at 7:30pm in the campus’s Carpenter Performing Arts Center.
Huffington will speak on “Politics and the New Media,” discussing how the Internet is shifting power to citizens and having a game-changing impact on the political world.
A nationally recognized voice on politics, Huffington is the editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, one of the best known news websites in the country, and co-host of the radio talk show Left, Right, Center, a public radio political roundtable program. She is the author of 13 books, including Third World America, which was released on Sept. 7.
Reserved tickets to the CSULB Speaker Series event are $45 ($40 with early-bird purchase). Preferred seating is $60, and tickets for seniors are $30. For ticket or additional information, visit distinguishedspeakerseries.com.