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We run a number of differing seminars and lectures throughout the year. Click on a link to the left to see what is on. We also advertise upcoming events via our Twitter account, so don't forget to 'follow' us.

Upcoming Events

Event Type Details Where / When
Seminar Speaker: Kevin Donovan # University of Edinburgh 'Corporate-state' and digital capitalism in Kenya 27th Jan 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
Conference Hosted by: ERC GREYZONE # PIR Memories of Loss, Dreams of Solidarity 30th Jan 2020 13:00 (2 days and 4 hours)
Violet Laidlaw, CMB
Seminar Speaker: Victor Pickard # Annenberg School for Communication After Net Neutrality: A New Deal for the Digital Age 31st Jan 2020 12:00 (2 hours)
Digital Scholarship Room, Library
Seminar Speaker: Dr Wilfried Swenden # University of Edinburgh Is there a crisis of liberal democracy in India? 31st Jan 2020 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: William Bain # National University of Singapore Theorising International Order in the Mirror of Medieval Theology 3rd Feb 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
Seminar Speaker: Dirk Moses # Lichtenberg-Kolleg at the University of Göttingen; University of Sydney The Problems of Genocide: Race and security in International Relations 10th Feb 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD.
Seminar Speaker: Karen Boyle # University of Strathclyde #MeToo, Weinstein and Feminism 24th Feb 2020 10:00 (2 hours)
Digital Scholarship Room, Library
Seminar Speaker: Julia Calvert # University of Edinburgh Defending Investor Rights: Barriers to reforming investment rules in Australia and Peru 24th Feb 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
Seminar Speaker: Professor Robert Springborg # TBC Political Economies of the Middle East and North Africa 28th Feb 2020 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: Loren Landau # University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg/ University of Oxford Xenophobic Violence as Indirect Rule in South Africa 2nd Mar 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD.
Seminar Speaker: Maggie Dwyer # University of Edinburgh Explaining Divergent Trends in Coups and Mutinies: The End of the Cold War and the Role of Military Agency. 9th Mar 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
Seminar Speaker: Patrícia Goncalves Da Conceicao Rossini # University of Liverpool The impact of social media on incivility and intolerance 13th Mar 2020 12:00 (2 hours)
Digital Scholarship Room, Library
Seminar Speaker: Dr Jean-François Daoust # University of Edinburgh To trust or not to trust? Citizens and pre-election polls 13th Mar 2020 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: Dr Karlo Basta # University of Edinburgh Spain, Scotland, and the challenge of secession 27th Mar 2020 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: Andy Hom # University of Edinburgh Victory and the Politics of American Wartime 27th Apr 2020 13:00 (1 hour)
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
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