Last minute polling trends, party strategies and the likely outcomes of W.A.'s State election will be under scrutiny at a public seminar presented at The University of Western Australia on election eve.
The seminar - ‘The 2008 State Election: Polls, Prospects and the Politics of Pork' - will be presented by political blogger and doctoral student William Bowe.
Mr Bowe is studying Political Science and International Relations at UWA and publishes the electoral studies website http://www.pollbludger.com/. He also contributes to the Crikey and New Matilda websites.
The seminar will be held at 11am on Friday 5 September 2008.
(Venue: Social Sciences Room 2.63, Social Sciences building overlooking James Oval, UWA. For parking, enter UWA from Hackett entrance number 1. Campus map: http://www.uwa.edu.au/campus_map)
The seminar is presented by Political Science and International Relations within the School of Social and Cultural Studies, http://www.politicalscience.arts.uwa.edu.au/
William Bowe (+61 4) 37 901 423
Seminar enquiries (+61 8) 6488 2849
Janine MacDonald (UWA Public Affairs) (+61 8) 6488 5563 / (+61 4) 32 637 716