Virtual Brownbag on GOTV and Minorities

Jessica Feezell sends the following announcement:

On Tuesday, March 5th at 1:00 PST, the Western Political Science Association will launch their new bi-monthly “Virtual Brown Bag” series where we will discuss a new book written by authors affiliated with the WPSA. This Virtual Brown Bag will be hosted on a social video platform, Spreecast, where you can submit questions to the authors, “chat” with others in the audience, go on camera to engage “face to face” in the discussion, or simply sit back and watch.

The first Virtual Brown Bag discussion will feature Dr. Lisa Garcia Bedolla & Dr. Melissa R. Michelson, authors of Mobilizing Inclusion: Transforming the Electorate Through Get-Out-The-Vote Campaigns. You can find out more about their new book here.

On March 5th, please join us! Better yet, if you are one of the first 10 people to RSVP to the Virtual Brown Bag and “follow” the WPSA on Spreecast, the WPSA Social Media Task Force will send you a free copy of their new book compliments of the publisher. To RSVP, simply go to the event page, establish a free account and click “RSVP.”

I think there should need to be more of these kinds of events.  No need to be limited to face-to-face interaction at the occasional academic conference.

2 Responses to Virtual Brownbag on GOTV and Minorities

  1. Jessica Feezell February 27, 2013 at 1:14 pm #

    Thank you for the support! The new WPSA Social Media Task Force is doing good work these days. Hope to see as many of you as possible.

  2. W. Mayes February 28, 2013 at 2:52 am #

    But… But… I already own the book!

    I hope they keep that deal for future editions.