USC Price School of Public Policy

Webcast: ‘America Divided’ panel featuring Norman Lear and EPIX CEO Mark S. Greenberg

March 22, 2017

DATE: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The USC Price School of Public Policy and the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism partnered to host the America Divided series, culminating with a March 22 capstone panel discussion featuring:

  • Solly Granatstein, Creator and Executive Producer, America Divided
  • Mark S. Greenberg, Executive Producer, America Divided, President and CEO of EPIX, Chair of the USC Annenberg Board of Councilors
  • Jack H. Knott, Dean, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy
  • Norman Lear, Executive Producer, America Divided, Chairman and CEO of ACT III Communications, Member of the USC Annenberg Board of Councilors
  • Leah Natasha Thomas, Producer of America Divided
  • Ernest J. Wilson III, Dean, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
  • Moderator: Bonnie Reiss, Global Director, USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy

America Divided is a five episode docu-series executive produced by Common, Norman Lear and Shonda Rhimes, featuring narratives addressing inequality in education, housing, health care, labor, criminal justice and the political system. Correspondents—including Common, Rosario Dawson, America Ferrara, Zach Galifianakis, Norman Lear, Amy Poehler, Peter Sarsgaard, and Jesse Williams—explore aspects of inequality related to their own biographies.

Follow the conversation at #AmericaDivided