An Evening with David Axelrod: Conversation and Book Signing

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David Axelrod
Brandis Friedman
Thursday, September 19, 2019
7-8:30 pm
John and Nancy Hughes Theater, Gorton Community Center, 400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest


Join us for “An Evening with David Axelrod,” featuring a wide-ranging conversation with the nationally acclaimed political strategist and commentator covering current challenges to democracy and engagement in the political process. Mr. Axelrod is founding director of the University of Chicago's nonpartisan Institute of Politics. Joining Mr. Axelrod on stage for the conversation will be Brandis Friedman, WTTW Chicago Tonight correspondent and host.

Mr. Axelrod's New York Times best-selling memoir, Believer: My Forty Years in Politics, will be available for purchase, courtesy of the Lake Forest Bookstore. He will sign copies of the book.

Advance tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students (with current student ID). Advance purchase is encouraged. A limited number of tickets may be available at the door for $20 for adults and $15 for students. Seating is general admission; doors will open at 6:30 pm.

The event is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area and the Adlai Stevenson Center on Democracy.