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Hot Type: 150 Years of The Nation
Wed, Apr 29, 2015 7pm to 9pm
Sundance Cinemas, 430 North Midvale Boulevard, Madison, WI, US -
Apr 3, 2015

Get earlybird discounted tickets before 4/17: This year marks the 150th anniversary of The Nation Magazine, the oldest weekly magazine in the country. Join us for the Midwest premier of Oscar-winner Barbara Kopple’s new documentary film, Hot Type: 150 Years of The Nation, featuring intimate encounters with the writers, editors, and interns who are both custodians of The Nation’s enduring values of dissent and stewards of its future. A Q&A will follow the screening with John Nichols, The Nation's political correspondent & associate editor of The Capital Times. For a complete lineup of The Nation's 150th anniversary events in the Madison area on April 29th, 30th, and May 1st, visit And thanks to The Livingston Inn for sponsoring our Madison events!

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Hot Type: 150 Years of The Nation