The Mile End Institute's ‘In Conversation’ series brings senior figures from across the political spectrum and UK media to Queen Mary University of London for in-depth discussions about British politics. The interviewer is Philip Cowley, Professor of Politics at QMUL and Director of the Mile End Institute.
Lisa Nandy has been the Member of Parliament for Wigan since 2010, and is frequently mentioned as a possible future leadership candidate. She served under Jeremy Corbyn as Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change from September 2015 until June 2016, and previously as the Shadow Minister for Children and Shadow Minister for Charities.
The event is open to the public and there will be opportunities for audience Q&A. The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception to which all are welcome.