Christopher Parker and Jonas Linde
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 4:45pm to 6:00pm
Thomson Hall, Room 101
How do political scientists understand and explain the phenomenon labelled as "Trumpism"? How is Trumpism similar to and different from recent developments in Europe and beyond, including Brexit, the growth of anti-immigrant parties, other forces of right-wing political reaction? This panel of two distinguished political scientists will address these questions and offer different explanations regarding these various political developments.
Christopher Sebastian Parker - Professor of Political Science, UW
The Same [Stuff], all over Again?
Jonas Linde - Professor of Political Science, University of Bergen and Visiting Scholar at UW
Challenges to European democracy in an age of populism