David Schwartz, a curator at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York, and the country's leading authority on Televised Political campaign commercials
will be in Portland next Thursday, September 20 at 12:00 noon.
He will give the history of the TV ad in Presidential elections from the 1950s right on through the Super Pac-fueled environment of the 2012 election.
David will share examples from his museum's historic collection as well as insights on how they worked - or didn't.
What: The power of the political TV ad
When: Thursday, September 20, 12 noon
Where: Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library
Cost: $25 ad club members/$30 non members