CAMEo event to explore the super-rich in an age of Trump

Posted by es328 at Apr 24, 2017 09:56 AM |
Free public event on 17 May will explore the consumption of the super-rich

The University's CAMEo Research Institute for Cultural and Media Economies is holding an event looking into the political power held by the super-rich on 17 May.

An interdisciplinary panel of experts will discuss politics of wealth and inequality following the rise of Donald Trump to the American Presidency.

Speakers at the event include John Armitage from the University of Southampton, Sarah Hall from the University of Nottingham, Jonathan Beaverstock from the University of Bristol, and Jo Littler from the University of London.

The event is free and open to the public. Presentations will be followed by a drinks reception.

The event will take place Wednesday 17 May 2017, 2pm, Fielding Johnson Building, First Floor Council Suite Room 1, University of Leicester.