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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

Event Type Details Where / When
Seminar Speaker: Wyn Rees # University of Nottingham Transatlantic Security & the Trump Presidency 24th Feb 2017 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: Chandran Kukathas # LSE The Tory consequences of Whig Foundations: David Hume on the Social Contract and the State 1st Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Should the University serve or stand above the market? 3rd Mar 2017 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: Hugh McDonnell # PIR The “Grey Zone”: Approaches, Implications, Historical Contexts 8th Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Speaker: Peter Zieniewski # University of Edinburgh How Should Energy Security be Defined? 10th Mar 2017 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Speaker: Thomas Fossen # Leiden University Legitimacy, Judgment, and Utopia  15th Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Speaker: Daniel Dombey # Financial Times Erdogan’s Turkey: A Cautionary Tale 17th Mar 2017 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Hosted by: Oliver Escobar # University of Edinburgh Is it time for a Citizens' Assembly in the Scottish Parliament? 20th Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
University of Edinburgh - Room 1.18, Paterson's Land, Holyrood Road, Eidnburgh, EH8 8AQ
Seminar Speaker: Lorna Finlayson # Essex University False Consciousness and the Politics of Austerity 22nd Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Whose Free Speech? No-platforming, trigger warnings, and safe spaces 24th Mar 2017 13:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
Seminar Jennifer Nedelsky (Toronto): '(Part)-Time for All: New Norms for Work and Care' 28th Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB Staff Room, 6th Floor
Seminar Speaker: Joe Carens # University of Toronto TBA 29th Mar 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Speaker: Matthew Festenstein # York TBA 5th Apr 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Speaker: Raúl Madrid # Pontifical Catholic University, Chile Is academic freedom a relative notion?  26th Apr 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Seminar Speaker: Matthew Chrisman # Philosophy Edinburgh The Speech Act of Protest 3rd May 2017 15:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes)
CMB 2.15
Edinburgh Students