Monday, March 18, 2019

Mulroy to Read from New Book on Election Reform

Posted By on Mon, Mar 18, 2019 at 3:47 PM

click to enlarge Author, attorney, and founding father cosplayer, Steve Mulroy
  • Author, attorney, and founding father cosplayer, Steve Mulroy
Former Counrty Commissioner and mayoral candidate Steve Mulroy (here rocking a period wig and mugging the camera) is not a Founding Father. He just plays one (James Wilson, by name) in the  Tony-winning musical, 1776, now playing at Theatre Memphis though March 31. Mulroy, whose day job is that of law professor at the University of Memphis, is also the author of Unskewing the System: Rethinking U.S. Election Law, which he will read from and discuss at Novel Bookstore on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

As the title suggests, he book treats any number of proposals — including Instant Runoff Voting — for making the American electoral system fairer and more accessible.

Attendees will have the opportunity to acquire a volume by means of a special author’s discount.

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