Emily Maitlis, presenter of BBC Newsnight, joins Professor Philip Cowley in conversation to discuss covering the US presidential election and the relationship between politics and the media.
The Mile End Institute's new series of events brings senior figures from across the world of politics to Queen Mary University of London for an in-depth exploration of their work in conversation with Professor Philip Cowley of QMUL’s School of Politics and International Relations.
Emily Maitlis is presenter of BBC Newsnight and has recently returned from covering the US presidential election.
We will discuss her experience of this historic and unprecedented campaign and what parallels there are in the UK and Europe.
The event is free and open to the public. The discussion will be followed by a drinks reception to which all are warmly welcome.
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