49 min

ProjectCiv: Promoting Civil Political Discourse In High School with Librarian Amanda Smithfield The Carleena Show

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How do you engage teens in civil political discourse? One librarian in Nashville created a program called ProjectCiv, which seeks to promote monthly discussions between high school Republicans and Democrats. Amanda Williams Smithfield joins me on the podcast to discuss her work.


The Carleena Show is hosted by Carleena Angwin--a writer, public health professional, and former Peace Corps Volunteer based in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Visit the website and connect https://carleena.fireside.fm/.


Special Guest: Amanda Smithfield.
Links:
ProjectCiv: promoting monthly discussions in libraries and classrooms throughout AmericaBetter Angels: building a house united to save our republicLiving Room ConversationsOur Declaration by Danielle AllenWhy We're Polarized by Ezra KleinThe Remnant Podcast with Jonah Goldberg

How do you engage teens in civil political discourse? One librarian in Nashville created a program called ProjectCiv, which seeks to promote monthly discussions between high school Republicans and Democrats. Amanda Williams Smithfield joins me on the podcast to discuss her work.


The Carleena Show is hosted by Carleena Angwin--a writer, public health professional, and former Peace Corps Volunteer based in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Visit the website and connect https://carleena.fireside.fm/.


Special Guest: Amanda Smithfield.
Links:
ProjectCiv: promoting monthly discussions in libraries and classrooms throughout AmericaBetter Angels: building a house united to save our republicLiving Room ConversationsOur Declaration by Danielle AllenWhy We're Polarized by Ezra KleinThe Remnant Podcast with Jonah Goldberg

49 min