Friday, 27 September, 2019
11:30 - 12:15
Sprängkullsgatan 19, B210 (map)
Brännpunkt Europa invites you to an interesting lunch seminar about populism and the decline of social democracy across Europe.
The speaker will be Sheri Berman, Professor of Political Science at the University of Columbia in New York. She has a Ph.D degree in Government from Harvard University. She is a recognized author, and her latest book is "Democracy and Dictatorship: Europe from the Ancien Régime to Present Day". Her research is focused on European Politics and political history, as well as the development of democracy and dictatorship.
Sheri Berman will talk about the decline of the left parties in Europe, as well as the rise of a nativist populist right. The problems of democracy which Europe is facing today, linked with the decreased support for social-democratic and socialists parties, will be the focus of the seminar.
Date and time: Friday 27th of September, 11:30 - 12:15
Location: B210, Campus Haga, Sprängkullsgatan 19
NOTE: The event will be held in English // FREE Lunch baguettes for the first 30 arrivals