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US Election Night Party

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016. 17:00 - 23:00

The Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg, together with Brännpunkt Europa, UF – Utrikespolitiska Föreningen Göteborg, and the IAGG student group invite you for an unforgettable US Election Night with movie screening, lectures, mingle, live broadcasting!  Join for a first-ever collaboration of these 4 organisations to find out who will be the next President of the United States of America: will it be Clinton or Trump?


The Election Night will be open and free, but RSVP is required.
Lite fare will be provided (crisps, popcorn, etc.)


From 17.00 – 19.00 hrs there will be a movie screening – “An unreasonable man” (part of the cooperation between the UF and Cinema Politica – www.cinemapolitica.org).


Lectures – 19.00 – 19.45 and 20.30 – 21.15
The lectures will be moderated by Brian Shaev, Postdoc at Centre of European Research/Department of Economy and Society


A crash course in the American Electoral System and Swing States
by Ruth Carlitz, Postdoc at GLD/Department of Political Science


Political Campaigns in the US
by Rachel Sigman, Postdoc at GLD/Department of Political Science


EU-US Relations – Skype lecture
by Corey Walker, Humanity in Action Senior Fellow


Issues of polling in US elections
by Kyle Marquardt, Postdoc at the V-dem Institute/Department of Political Science


Life on the ground in the US
by Jessica Goodkind, Student MSc. International Administration and Global Governance (IAGG)


21.15 – 23.00 Live broadcasting, mingle, interviews and more!


We are looking forward to welcoming you on November 8th!


Tuesday, November 8th, 2016
17:00 - 23:00
Event Category:


Utrikespolitiska Föreningen Göteborg & Brännpunkt Europa


Lecture hall Dragonen
Sprängkullsgatan 19
Göteborg, Sweden
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