US post-election debate | University of Oxford

US post-election debate

Bill Emmott, Sarah Churchwell, Sohrab Ahmar, Pepper Culpepper, Rasmus Neilsen
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Blavatnik School of Government
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
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Following a bruising and often controversial campaign, Donald Trump has been elected as the next President of the United States. How did he do it? What will it mean for America and the wider world? Will he go ahead with his radical policy agenda?

Join us at the Blavatnik School of Government where an expert panel will lead us in a lively debate: 

  • Bill Emmott (chair), former editor of The Economist, Visiting Fellow of Practice at the Blavatnik School of Government
  • Sohrab Ahmari, columnist, Wall Street Journal
  • Sarah Churchwell, Professor of American Literature and Public Understanding of the Humanities at the University of East Anglia
  • Pepper Culpepper, Professor of Politics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government
  • Rasmus Nielsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Editor in Chief of The International Journal of Press/Politics