Roanoke College

Henry H. Fowler Public Policy Lecture Series


Two of America’s best-known political commentators Fred Barnes and Peter Beinart will speak in the Henry H. Fowler Public Policy Lecture Series, “The Meaning of the 2004 Election and What It Holds for the Future.”

Barnes is executive editor of The Weekly Standard, a leading conservative magazine.  He has covered the Supreme Court and the White House and appears regularly on Fox News programs.  He graduated from the University of Virginia and was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard University.

Beinart is editor of The New Republic, a leading liberal magazine.  He has written for a number of major publications and is a regular panelist on CNN’s “Late Edition.”  He graduated from Yale and was a Rhodes Scholar from Oxford with a master’s degree in international relations.