Voting In the Time of COVID-19: Can We Make It Work?


Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:15pm


Register for virtual event

The hurricane that is COVID-19 is blowing through the 2020 elections. Across the board, and the aisle, election officials, election scholars, and voting rights advocates are currently working and debating how to make November a success, rather than a catastrophe. Join us for a discussion about how we can come together to both find and make real solutions to safe elections.

Participants include:

  • Kristen Clarke, President, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
  • Joshua Kleinfeld, Professor of Law, Northwestern University
  • Rachel Kleinfeld, Senior Fellow, Carnegie Endowment
  • Charles Stewart, Professor at MIT and Director of the MIT Election Science Laboratory
  • Miles Rapoport, Harvard Kennedy School (Moderator)

Virtual Event Details

This event will be livestreamed on YouTube Live. Register for an event reminder for the livestream fifteen minutes before the event along with a link to the YouTube page on the Ash Center event page.