GREEN BAY – Actor, comedian, political commentator and the host of “Tell Me Everything” on SiriusXM (satellite radio) John Fugelsang, will give a public presentation on Humor and Politics at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29 in Rose Hall 250 at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. The presentation of the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series is free and open to the public.
This event is co-sponsored by UW-Green Bay’s Center for History and Social Change and UW-Green Bay’s Chancellor’s Office.
Fugelsang has been featured on MSNBC, CNN, FOX News, CNBC among others. He has performed at various places such as Caroline’s, Stand Up New York, the Improv, the Comic Strip and HBO’s First U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, as well as at colleges and clubs throughout the country. He has guest-hosted Later with Greg Kinnear, and in 2013, he hosted Viewpoint for Current TV. He also has appeared on ABC’s Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher, who called him ‘one of my favorite comedians.’ Fugelsang can currently be seen in the religious standup performance film The Coexist Comedy Tour.
Remaining in the 2016 Lecture Series:
John Nichols at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 7 in Rose Hall 250, UWGB, The Nation magazine’s national affairs correspondent and author of DOLLAROCRACY will speak on Money, Media, & Politics. This event is co-sponsored with the UWGB student organization The Critical Left.