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Public Lecture: 'The Richard Neustadt Lecture on the American Presidency'

Publication date: Dec 19, 2012 12:05:40 PM

Start: Mar 7, 2013 5:30:00 PM
End: Mar 7, 2013 7:30:00 PM

Location: UCL Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT


This is the inaugural lecture in a new annual series, the Richard Neustadt Lecture on the American Presidency, hosted by the UCL Institute of the Americas and its American Presidency Centre. It commemorates the founding father of modern US presidential studies, Richard Neustadt, author of the seminal Presidential Power, published in 1960.

In his inaugural Neustadt lecture, the distinguished presidential scholar, Prof George Edwards, will assess the presidential leadership of Barack Obama. You are cordially invited to continue the discussion at the wine reception to take place in the Wilkins Garden Room, within the same Wilkins Building. Attendance is free of charge but registration is required.