'Brexit' and the Future of British Politics

Hosted by the European Institute and the School of Public Policy

Old Theatre, Old Building


Professor Sara Hobolt

Professor Sara Hobolt

Sir Anthony Seldon

Sir Anthony Seldon

Professor Tony Travers

Professor Tony Travers


Professor Erik Berglof

Professor Erik Berglof

Is Brexit a transformative moment, with lasting consequences? Or will identities and allegiances return to ‘normal’? When might politics move on from Brexit?

Sara Hobolt (@sarahobolt) is Sutherland Chair in European Institutions and Professor at the Department of Government and the European Institute at LSE.

Anthony Seldon (@AnthonySeldon) is Vice Chancellor of The University of Buckingham, a contemporary historian, commentator and political author. He is an alumnus of LSE having obtained his PhD in Economics from the School.  

Tony Travers is Associate Dean of the School of Public Policy at LSE.

Erik Berglof (@ErikBerglof) is Director of the Institute of Global Affairs at LSE. 

The LSE European Institute (@LSEEI) is a centre for research and graduate teaching on the processes of integration and fragmentation within Europe. In the most recent national Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) the Institute was ranked first for research in its sector.

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This event forms part of the “Shape the World” series, held in the run up to the LSE Festival, a week-long series of events taking place from Monday 2 to Saturday 7 March 2020, free to attend and open to all, exploring how social sciences can make the world a better place. Tickets will be available from 12noon on Monday 10 February. Browse the full programme


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