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Friday, October 11, 2019

America: the presidential contenders

Time: 5:30pm to 7pm

Listen to our experts debate who will win the American Presidential election in 2020.

£6 full price and £4 concession

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The race is on to see who will win the American Presidential election of 2020. Join our panel to learn more about the key issues and people involved.

Chaired by Kenny Farquharson from The Times newspaper, this panel includes:

  • Dr Clodagh Harrington, Senior Lecturer in American Politics at the De Montfort University 
  • Professor Robert Singh, Professor of Politics at Birkbeck University of London 
  • Jason Boxt, US pollster (conducts and analyses opinion polls)
  • Dr Mark McLay, History lecturer at the University of Glasgow and co-host of the American History Too! podcast


All Scottish Parliament event locations:

  • are accessible by lift or level access, and venues are accessible to wheelchair users
  • welcome guide dogs or other assistance dogs
  • are fitted with induction loop facilities

Please contact us in advance if you have any access requirements. 

Please contact us as soon as possible if you need communication or other support.

Further information on accessibility at the Scottish Parliament.

British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation and electronic notetaking is available at this event.