October 30, 2001
Molly Ivins brings Texas spark to CSUS
and pointed nationally renowned newspaper columnist Molly
Ivins brings her Texas-style political commentary to California
State University, Sacramento's at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 8.
The event takes place in the University Union Ballroom.
A syndicated columnist for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram,
Ivins' commentaries appear in many publications throughout
the country including the Sacramento Bee. She is the
author of several books including, Molly Ivins Can't Say
That, Can She?, You Got to Dance With Them That Brung You:
Politics in the Clinton Years and most recently Shrub,
an account of George W. Bush's record as a Texas businessman
and governor. She has also written pieces that have appeared
in Mother Jones, Esquire, The Nation, the Progressive
and Harper's. Ivins has been a Pulitzer Prize finalist
three times and has won numerous journalism awards.
Her commentaries have also been heard on National Public Radio,
The Newshour With Jim Lehrer and 60 Minutes.
A graduate from Smith College, Ivins has a master's degree
in journalism from Columbia University and is active in several
media right's organizations, including Amnesty International's
The evening is sponsored by the CSUS Multicultural Center,
University Union UNIQUE Programs, and the Women's Resource
Center. Tickets are $10 general, $5 CSUS students and are
available at the CSUS Central Ticket Office at (916) 278-4323
and at Tickets.com at (916) 766-2277.
Additional media assistance is available by contacting the
CSUS public affairs office at (916) 278-6156.
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