Don’t miss the 2012 TR Symposium!
The progressive movement was in full swing one hundred years ago, culminating in the formation of a new political party. This year's symposium focuses on this era.
Can’t attend in person? Join us live online! Details on how to connect will be found on the events page of the Theodore Roosevelt Center website. Reserve the time now, and be part of the conversation.
Sessions that will be streamed live are as follows:
Thursday, September 20
7 p.m. The Power and Problem of Prairie Populism
Jeffrey Ostler, University of Oregon
Friday, September 21
9 a.m. Roosevelt at Osawatomie, 1910: A Reformer’s Political Evolution
Kathleen Dalton, Phillips Academy
10:15 a.m. The “Inconsequential Playboy” versus the “Self-seeking Demagogue”: Theodore Roosevelt, Robert La Follette, and the Progressive Coalition That Wasn’t
Nancy Unger, Santa Clara University
11 a.m. Panel: North Dakota and the 1912 Primary Election, Women and Progressivism, NPL, Bill Langer and Prairie Protest
1 p.m. William Jennings Bryan: So Near and Yet So Far
Frank Varney, Dickinson State University
2 p.m. A. C. Townley and the Nonpartisan League
Clay Jenkinson, Dickinson State University