Illustration of downtown street, Youngstown, Ohio.

The Other Urban America: Alec MacGillis

Friday, April 26, 2019
8:00 pm
Armstrong Student Center 1066

Screening of Frontline episode on Dayton with Alec MacGillis.

Alec MacGillis covers politics and government for ProPublica. He has extensive experience in journalism including previous appointments covering national politics and domestic policy for The Washington Post, reporting for and worked as a reporter at The Baltimore Sun and Concord Monitor in New Hampshire. MacGillis is also the author of The Cynic: The Political Education of Mitch McConnell. In addition, a recent Frontline piece titled “How Struggling Dayton, Ohio Reveals the Chasm Among American Cities” examines the challenges and successes of a mid-size Rust Belt city.

This event is co-sponsored by: American Studies, Geography, History, Political Science and the Humanities Center

Alec MacGillis
Alec MacGillis
ProPublica Reporter