Election analyst Larry Sabato is the Frey Foundation Distinguished Visiting Professor for Fall 2020 and will speak about the Nov. 3 election in conversation with UNC political science professor Jason Roberts.
Larry Sabato is a New York Times best-selling author, four-time Emmy winner, and is recognized as one of the nation’s most respected political analysts. He appears multiple times a week on national and international TV, including FOX, CNN, MSNBC and CNN International. Sabato is the founder and director of the University of Virginia’s Center for Politics and has taught over 20,000 students in his 40-year teaching career. He is also the author or editor of two dozen books on American politics, including The Blue Wave, which explores the 2018 election and its outcome. He heads up Sabato’s Crystal Ball, which has won numerous awards. The Pew Charitable Trust recognized the Crystal Ball as the #1 leader in the field of political prediction, and The Daily Beast designated it as one of the top political sites on the web.
Moderator Jason M. Roberts specializes in American political institutions, with an emphasis on the U.S. Congress. His research interests include parties and procedures in the U.S. Congress and congressional elections.
The webinar is from 5:30 - 6:30 pm. This event is sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences. Learn more at: https://college.unc.edu/