Drury alumnus and indie band musician will discuss social media at Drury on C-Street

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., March 28, 2013 — Drury on C-Street will feature 2005 Drury alumnus Phil Dickey on Friday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m. in a Creative Conversation. Drury on C-Street is located at 233 E. Commercial Street. This event is free and open to the public.

Phil Dickey, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

Dickey has traveled the world as a multi-instrumentalist for Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin (SSLYBY), an indie pop band that originated in Springfield. SSLYBY has gained notice within the indie culture, in addition to its song “Oregon Girl,” which was featured on the television show The OC, and a record label with Polyvinyl Record Co. Dickey serves as the band’s director of media.

This discussion is part of Drury University’s 2012-2013 Theme Year series, Voices Unbound: New Media and the Future of Democracy, which is devoted to exploring how media and technology are changing the way we communicate and interact, and the implications for journalism and democracy.

For more details about speakers visit www.drury.edu/voicesunbound or contact Theme Year Director Dr. Jonathan Groves at (417) 873-7347.