UCD Clinton Institute and the Roosevelt Institute Symposium
‘Progressivism in America, Past, Present and Future’
8th and 9th November 2013
Leading figures from academia such as Joseph Stiglitz and Alan Brinkley, and from the media including E.J. Dionne, Christopher Caldwell, Jonathan Alter and Fintan O’Toole, will gather to discuss progressive politics in the United States. Topics will include the legacies of Presidents such as Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Bill Clinton; contemporary challenges such as climate change, and terrorism; debates about Barack Obama’s tenure; and prospects for the future.
Full programme available on http://www.ucdclinton.ie/ProgressivismSymposium
Registration fee €25, students free
To register please email Catherine.Carey@ucd.ie