Join WUD Society & Politics and WUD Film for a screening of the documentary Electoral Dysfunction and following discussion panel! Panel includes a Q&A with Electorla Dysfunction's directors Bennett Singer and David Dechamps, Political Science professors David Canon, Barry Burden, and Ken Mayer, ACLU Youth and Programs Director Emilio De Torre, and Ingrid Rothe, Vice-President of the Leauge of Women's Voters Dane County.
USA | 90 min | NR | DVD | Dir. David Deschamps, Leslie Farrell & Bennett Singer
After discovering that the right to vote is missing from the U.S. Constitution, political humorist Mo Rocca sets out on a road trip to see how voting works -- and doesn't work -- in America.
"'Electoral Dysfunction' pulls off an admirable trick: It's pleasant. It treats Democrats and Republicans respectfully, and its humor, with the comic Mo Rocca as guide, is closer to Garrison Keillor than to Michael Moore." - David DeWitt (NY Times)
To learn more visit www.electoraldysfunction.org.
Cosponsored by the Morgridge Center for Public Service, ACLU Wisconsin, Leauge of Women's Voters Dane County, and Political Science Department.