Roosevelt Lecture: The Democratic Party and the US South

On Thursday 21 January 2021, a day after Joe Biden's inauguration as President of the United States, the RIAS hosted the first Roosevelt lecture of 2021: "The Democratic Party and the US South: Past, Present, and Future." 

Maarten Zwiers

The lecture was given by Maarten Zwiers, assistant professor of American Studies and History at the University of Groningen. Dr. Zwiers also writes about US politics for De Volkskrant.

The report of the lecture can be read at the following page.

More than 40 people attended the lecture. The lecture was recorded and will soon be available at the RIAS YouTube channel.