Pulitzer Prize winner David Shipler Books of the Year Keynote Address: 'Understanding poverty by connecting the dots'

2012-09-28 by

David Shipler, author of “The Working Poor: Invisible in America,” delivers the keynote address for the 2012-13 UAA/APU Books of the Year Program, which featured his book. Shipler is a Woodrow Wilson Fellow who spent one week at UAA visiting with students, faculty and the community and sharing perspectives on how to view poverty in America, based on the research he did for his book.

This podcast was recorded Sept. 27, 2012.

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UAA/APU Books of the Year program
UAA Website
The Shipler Report
David Shipler's blog
David Shipler
Bio page, The Shipler Report
You Tube
David Shipler speaking at his alma mater, Dartmouth College

Author David Shipler on 'Poverty and Aging'

2012-09-26 by

This podcast features David Shipler, author of the book “The Working Poor” and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his writing.

This event was sponsored by the UAA School of Social Work and the Food Bank of Alaska. It was held at the UAA Campus Bookstore and recorded on Sept. 24, 2012.

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Green & Gold news site
Event Announcement
'The Working Poor'
Wikipedia entry on the book
UAA Campus Bookstore