Schlosser to discuss Upton Sinclair, March 8
Posted March 2, 2006; 09:12 p.m.
Eric Schlosser, a correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly, will speak
on "Upton Sinclair and the Centennial of 'The Jungle'" at 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 8, in 1 Robertson Hall.
An investigative reporter and cultural critic, Schlosser is the author of the national bestsellers "Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal" and "Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market." He currently is working on a book on the American prison system.
The lecture will be followed by discussion and a reception.
Schlosser is a member of Princeton’s class of 1981. The event is sponsored by the Department of History, the Davis Center for Historical Studies, the Program in African American Studies and the Graduate School.