How to Fix Democracy

When: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Where: Virtual

Description:

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

Center for European Studies presents


How to Fix Democracy

A Discussion with Filmmaker Andrew Keen and Professors Margarita Estevez-Abe and Glyn Morgan

Directed, written, and narrated by Andrew Keen, How To Fix Democracy is a documentary about the contemporary crisis of liberal democracy. Filmed in Europe and the United States, it features dozens of interviews from some of the world's top experts on democracy from academia, media, and government. The documentary charts the rise of illiberal populism and offers economic, technological, and cultural strategies to save liberal democracy.


It is highly recommended that attendees watch the documentary before Wednesday's event. 

Link to documentary:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qnd-BabTICg 


Andrew Keen

Writer, Filmmaker, and Podcaster

Named as one of the "100 Most Connected Men" by GQ magazine, Andrew Keen is amongst the world's best known and controversial commentators on the digital revolution. He has written five books including the best-selling Cult of the Amateur, The Internet Is Not The Answer and How To Fix The Future.  He directed and wrote the 2020 movie “How To Fix Democracy” and is the host of the popular podcast show "Keen On Capitalism.” Current interests include the future of work, the future of the earth and the future of humanity.

 

Margarita Estevez-Abe
Co-Director, Center for European Studies

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

 

Glyn Morgan
Co-Director, Center for European Studies

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

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