Late night comedy and the US political discourse
Late night comedy programs have become a popular platform for candidates running for political office and for politicians looking to shape or reshape their image. But it wasn’t always this way – and what are the pitfalls of relying on comedians for our news and current affairs?
Microsoft President Brad Smith in conversation
The United States Studies Centre will host a keynote address and Q&A with Microsoft President Brad Smith, who will use the occasion to discuss artificial intelligence, ethics and governance, and the use of facial recognition technology in Australia and the United States