Nov/16
Starr Forum: Trump's Victory: What does it mean for you?

Sandy Alexandre will focus on racism in America.
Sandy Alexandre, associate professor, MIT Literature, is an expert on late nineteenth-century to present-day black American literature and culture.

Heather Hendershot will discuss extremist vs. mainstream conservatism.
Heather Hendershot, professor, MIT Comparative Media Studies, is particularly interested in the complicated relationship between "extremist" and "mainstream" conservatism and in how that relationship is negotiated by conservative media.

Nadeem Mazen will discuss social justice issues from a Muslim's perspective.
Nadeem Mazen is an educator, entrepreneur, and community organizer. He was elected to Cambridge City Council in 2013 and again in 2015. Nadeem first arrived in Cambridge to study engineering at MIT.

Lourdes Melgar will offer a view from abroad.
Lourdes Melgar, alumna of MIT and Mexico's former deputy secretary of energy for hydrocarbons, is currently a Robert E. Wilhelm Fellow at the MIT Center for International Studies.

Ken Oye will discuss the future of science.
Kenneth Oye holds a joint MIT appointment in Political Science and Institute for Data Systems and Society, with research and teaching on international relations, political economy and technology policy.

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