Inclusion and Narratives of Hope after the American Dream - a lecture by Michèle Lamont


Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 10:30am to 11:10am



Dr. Michèle Lamont will be speaking at Leipzig University's Research Institute for Social Cohesion (FGZ) Opening Conference, November 10-11, 2020. ​​​​​The conference will focus on various notions of social cohesion that have recently become popular, looking at them from various perspectives and offering international comparisons.

Michèle will speak at 10:30am ET on "Inclusion and narratives of hope after the American dream".

The conference will be livestreamed at


In addition to Michèle's talk, other speakers include:

8:00am ET "The Far Right Challenge to Social Cohesion"
Cas Mudde, School of Public and International Affairs, University of Georgia

9:50am ET "In Risk of Mistrust. An Empirical Landscape"
Jutta Allmendinger, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin

11:10am ET "Talking Across the Political Divide"
Arlie Hochschild, University of California, Berkeley

The complete two day conference program is available here.