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The "Sorry" State of Political Parties in France and the US

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm


Thompson Hall - Seminar Room 420

The "Sorry" State of Political Parties in France and the US: Professor Vincent Michelot, Science Politique-Lyon with responses from Professor Ray La Raja, University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Michelot discusses the present state of the French Party System and the consequences on President Macron's governance, with comparisons to the political parties in the United States and the Trump presidency.  La Raja will offer a response to his comments. 3

Vincent Michelot is Professor at Sciences Po Lyon, where he was the Director of International Affairs (2010-2014) and then the Director (2014-2016). He is a graduate of École Normale Supérieure de Saint Cloud and holds a PhD from Université de Provence.

Light refreshments will be provided!

Sponsored by the Department of Political Science


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