Author of Right-Wing Critics of American Conservatism, George Hawley, assistant professor of political science at the University of Alabama, examines how visual culture and the Internet have given a voice to the alt-right movement.

This program is held in conjunction with the "Right-Wing Fringe and the 2016 Election" section of the ICP Museum's current exhibition, Perpetual Revolution: The Image and Social Change.

Bio

George Hawley is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Alabama. His research interests include demography, electoral behavior, the politics of immigration, and the conservative movement in America. He is the author of Right-Wing Critics of American Conservatism, White Voters in 21st Century America, and Voting and Migration Patterns in the U.S. His work has appeared in scholarly journals such as Politics and Religion, Party Politics, and Social Science Quarterly. He has also written for major newspapers, including the New York Times. He earned his Ph.D and MA in political science from the University of Houston and his undergraduate degrees in political science and print journalism from Central Washington University.

TOP IMAGE: University Press of Kansas, Book cover. George Hawley, Right-Wing Critics of American Conservatism, 2016.