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Illiberal Populism in Europe

General Programming

dateNovember 3, 2016 timeThursday, 1:00pm–3:00pm EDT location Buell Hall, Maison Française, Columbia University
  • The European Institute
  • The East Central European Center
  • Maison Française
  • European Union's Getting to Know Europe Program

In this event on the ascension of “Illiberal Populism in Europe”, Pippa Norris and Jan Kubik will discuss the various manifestations of illiberal populism-past and current, mainstream and fringe- in both Eastern and Western Europe. The panel, with discussant Sheri Berman and moderator Alan Timberlake, will probe issues such as the origins of illiberal populism and its effects on the political systems in Europe and the future of the European Union.

Pippa Norris, McGuire Lecturer in Comparative Politics at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
Jan Kubik, Professor and Director of the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London
Sheri Berman, Professor of Political Science at Barnard College, Columbia University
Alan Timberlake, Director of the East Central European Center, Columbia University

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