After the Riot: Partisanship and Political Life in the Wake of January 6

Event date: 
February 16, 2021 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Audience: 
Public

After the Riot: Partisanship and Political Life in the Wake of January 6

This timely discussion will feature five Princeton University faculty as they consider the events of January 6, the Trump impeachment trial, and how political misinformation is affecting American democracy. 

Panelists:

Nell Painter, Edwards Professor of American History, Emeritus
Jacob Shapiro, Professor of Politics and International Affairs
Keith Whittington, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics
Sean Wilentz, George Henry Davis 1886 Professor of American History
Julian Zelizer, Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs
Moderated by: Louis Jacobson ’92, Senior Correspondent, PolitiFact

University Welcome: Miguel Centeno, Musgrave Professor of Sociology, and Vice Dean, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs


The video from this event will be available on or around February 23 at: 
https://mediacentral.princeton.edu/category/3_Academics%3EHistory/15955311


Sponsored by:

Center for Collaborative History
Princeton University Class of ’92
Department of Politics
Princeton Association of New York City (PANYC)
Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
Contact: 
Jennifer Loessy
Area of Interest: 
Legal History
Media
Political History
Region: 
United States
Period: 
21st Century