US post-election debate | University of Oxford

US post-election debate

Bill Emmott, Sarah Churchwell, Sohrab Ahmar, Dr Rasmus Neilsen
Blavatnik School of Government
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Lectures and seminars

On 8th November US citizens go to the polls to choose their president - they will be deciding who will be the head of state for one of the most powerful nations on earth and commander-in-chief of one of the largest militaries on the planet.

To discuss the ramifications of this decision please 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
- Sarah Churchwell, Professor of American Literature and Public Understanding of the Humanities at the University of East Anglia
- Sohrab Ahmari, columnist, Wall Street Journal
- Dr Rasmus Neilsen, Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Press/Politics

This talk is free and open to all.