College to Host ‘The First 365: Analyzing the First Year of the Trump Administration’

College to Host ‘The First 365: Analyzing the First Year of the Trump Administration’

The College of Charleston’s Race and Social Justice Initiative and Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture will present a faculty panel discussion, “The First 365: Analyzing the First Year of the Trump Administration,” on February 1, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. at the Sottile Theater. MSNBC host and political analyst Joy-Ann Reid will moderate the discussion.

Joy-Ann Reid

Joy-Ann Reid

The panel, featuring distinguished faculty members from the College, will use multidisciplinary lenses to examine the first year of the Trump Administration. Participants include:

Anthony Greene — African American Studies and sociology

Patricia Williams Lessane — African American Studies and anthropology

Mike Lee — communication

Matthew Cressler — religious studies

Latasha Chaffin — political science

Ms. Reid is the host of “AM JOY” on MSNBC as well as a national correspondent appearing regularly on primetime programs, including “Hardball with Chris Matthews” and “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell.” She was previously the host of “The Reid Report” from 2014-2015, a daily program that offered her distinctive analysis and insight on the day’s news.

This event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required for entry.

College of Charleston students, faculty and staff can obtain tickets here. General public tickets are available here.