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2016 / 2017

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28 Jun 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Sleeping Ugly in Global Politics
Speaker: Brent Steele # University of Utah
CMB 2.15
15 Jun 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Workshop: Book launch – The People’s Verdict: Adding Informed Citizen Voices to Public Decision-Making
Speaker: Claudia Chwalisz # TBC; Hosted by: Oliver Escobar # Edinburgh; Speaker: Katherine Smith # Edinburgh; Speaker: Ruchir Shah # SCVO and Open Government Partnership; Speaker: Kaela Scott # Involve; Speaker: Richard Norris # Scottish Health Council & Academy of Government
Project Room 1.06, 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh
7 Jun 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Inaugural Lecture
Speaker: Elizabeth Bomberg # Edinburgh
Business School Auditorium 29 Buccleuch Place
29 May 2017 12:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Thinking Without Bannisters: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt
School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh (Project Room 1.06, first floor)
5 May 2017 9:30am - 1:00pm Conference: Foreign Policy Analysis & Role Research Conference
- Please choose: TBC # TBC
Seminar Rm. 5, CMB
29 Mar 2017 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Gender Politics Research Group Seminar
2.15 CMB
28 Mar 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Complicity film series: Story of Women
Cameo
28 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Financial Markets, Expertise, and Alternative Facts - A Cakes and Catastrophe roundtable
Appleton Tower LT2
28 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Jennifer Nedelsky (Toronto): '(Part)-Time for All: New Norms for Work and Care'
CMB Staff Room, 6th Floor
27 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm Lecture: 'The Ethics of Immigration'
Speaker: Joe Carens # University of Toronto
Medical School, Teviot, Sydney Smith Lecture Theatre, Doorway 1
22 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: International Law & the New Ways of War - A Cakes and Catastrophe Roundtable
Speaker: Claire Duncanson # Edinburgh; Speaker: Andrea Birdsall # Edinburgh; Speaker: Nicola Perugini # Edinburgh
George Sq. G.06
21 Mar 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Complicity film series: Skin
Cameo
20 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Carig Parsons (University of Oregon): 'Why Studying Social Science is More Practical than you Think'
Seminar Rm. 1, CMB
20 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Is it time for a Citizens' Assembly in the Scottish Parliament?
Hosted by: Oliver Escobar # University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh - Room 1.18, Paterson's Land, Holyrood Road, Eidnburgh, EH8 8AQ
16 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Foreign Policy with the Gloves Off - A Cakes and Catastrophe roundtable
Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 3
15 Mar 2017 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Emily Yarrow (UoE Business School): ‘REF2014 and its Effects on Female Academics’ Careers in the UK – A Case Study’
Seminar Room 6, CMB
14 Mar 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Complicity film series: The Paper Will be Blue
Cameo
7 Mar 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Complicity film series: The Headless Woman
Cameo
2 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Cakes and Catastrophe: Still a United Kingdom?
16-20 George Square, G.02 (access at 19 George Sq.)
9 Feb 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm Conversations: International Law and Guantanamo Detention Operations: Why it Matters
Speaker: Dr Kasey McCall-Smith # Edinburgh Law School; Speaker: Dr Andrea Birdsall # SSPS; Speaker: Dr Mitch Robinson # US Pentagon; Speaker: Jacques Hartman # University of Dundee
HRB Lecture Theatre, Hugh Robson Building
9 Feb 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm Seminar: International Law and Guantanamo Detention Operations: Why it Matters
HRB Lecture Theatre | Hugh Robson Building
26 Jan 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Prehistoric Myths in Modern Political Philosophy - Book Launch (Just World Institute)
S1 in 7 George Square
7 Dec 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Gender Politics Research Group | PhD Showcase
CMB 2.15
1 Dec 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: 'Immigration and Citizenship in Trump's America' | CeseR with Citizens Nations and Migration Network
Practice Suite, 1st floor CMB
30 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Sara Dorman Book launch - Understanding Zimbabwe: From Liberation to Authoritarianism
Chrystal Macmillan Building Seminar Rms. 1 & 2
28 Nov 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: IRRG discusses Patricia Owens' Economy of Force: Counterinsurgency and the Historical Rise of the Social (chp. 2)
CMB 2.15
26 Nov 2016 9:00am - 5:00pm Conference: The Changing Face of Conflict: Modern Security and Human Values
Appleton Tower, University of Edinburgh, Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9LE
24 Nov 2016 5:00pm - 6:30pm Seminar: Khalil al Anani (Doha IGS) 'Inside the Muslim Brotherhood: Religion, Identity, and Politics'
Seminar Rm 2, CMB
23 Nov 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Dr Papia Sengupta (JNU) & current IASH-SSPS Fellow: Violence and Ethnic Conflict in Northeast India: Need for Effective Multilevel Federal Governance-A study of Bodoland
CMB Staff Room (6th floor)
21 Nov 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Giedre Jokubauskaite & David Rossati ‘Would More Law Improve the Governance of International Development? The Pros and Cons of Subjecting International Financial Institutions to Independent Adjudication Mechanism’ | IRRG
CMB 2.15
19 Nov 2016 10:30am - 6:00pm Conference: What Is to Be Done? Political Ontology, Critique, and Democratic Politics | Workshop
University of St Andrews, Arts Lecture Theatre
18 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Roundtable: What Is to Be Done?
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, University of Edinburgh
16 Nov 2016 9:30am - 5:00pm Open Day: School of Social and Political Science Open Day
Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Place, Edinburgh
9 Nov 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm Open Day: Junior Year Abroad Information Session
Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 2
8 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Lecture: Jeff Huysmans 'Refugees, Terrorism, and the Politics of Insecurity'
Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 1
7 Nov 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Lise Schweiger ‘The Political Connotations of the Concept of "Targeted Killing" in International Law’ | IRRG
CMB 2.15
1 Nov 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Workshop: Research student symposium
CMB 6th Floor Staff Room
31 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: IRRG discusses Buzan/Lawson 'The Global Transformation: The Nineteenth Century and the Making of Modern International Relations’
CMB 2.15
29 Oct 2016 12:00pm - 5:30pm Conference: Scotland after Brexit - Lessons from the Nordics
George Square Theatre
24 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Julie Kaarbo 'The Party Politics of Military Missions: Deployment Votes in Germany, Spain, France and the UK' | IRRG
CMB 2.15
17 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Andy Hom 'Truth and power, uncertainty and catastrophe: Ethics in IR realism' | IRRG
CMB 2.15
14 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Jamie Allinson 'Why is There no IR Theory of Counter-Revolution?’ | IRRG
CMB 2.15
13 Oct 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Professor Asha Sarangi (JNU): Language Rights in an Imagined Nation State: Reflections from the Constituent Assembly Debates in Modern India
CMB Staff Room (6th floor)
12 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm Seminar: Liz Cripps (PIR) 'Justice, Integrity, and the Green Parenting Duty' | Political Theory Research Group (PTRG)
2.15 CMB
7 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: ‘Managing Disorder: Transatlantic Relations’.
Speaker: Ricardo Alcaro # IAI Rome
Seminar Room 1/2 Chrystal Macmillan
7 Oct 2016 10:30am - 11:30am Seminar: Gudrun Mosler Törnström, President of the Council of Europe’s Chamber of Regions 'Local and regional government'
Basement Theatre, B.01 of Adam House. Adam House | 3 Chambers Street
6 Oct 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Political Analysis in the Private Sector
Staff Room Floor 6, Chrystal Macmillan Building
3 Oct 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: IR Research Group (IRRG) discusses 'Process Philosophy & Planetary Politics' from William Connolly's The Fragility of Things
2.15 CMB
29 Sep 2016 5:15pm - 6:30pm Seminar: Parties Decide. Except When they Don't. The 2016 US Election
Speaker: Nicol Rae # Montana State University
Business School Lecture Theatre
28 Sep 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Meeting: Join the Buchanan Institute - Scotland's only student-led think tank
Hosted by: Buchanan Institute # University of Edinburgh
21 George Square
23 Sep 2016 1:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Counter-revolution, ISIS and the Birth of Syraq
Speaker: Jamie Allinson # PIR
CMB Seminar Room 2
20 Sep 2016 12:15pm - 5:00pm Roundtable: Scotland and Brexit
Speaker: David Bell, Professor of Economics # University of Stirling; Speaker: Christina Boswell, Professor of Politics # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Laura Cram, Professor of European Politics # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: David Heald, Professor of Public Sector Accounting # Glasgow; Speaker: Ailsa Henderson, Professor of Politics # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Michael Keating, Professor of Politics and Director of the Centre on Constitutional Change # Aberdeen; Speaker: Nicola McEwen, Professor of Territorial Politics and Associate Director of the Centre on Constitutional Change # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Alan Page, Professor of Public Law # Dundee
Dynamic Earth - Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS
15 Sep 2016 11:00am - 4:00pm Social: Edinburgh Political Union at Activities Fair
Teviot Row House & Potterrow
14 Sep 2016 7:30pm - 11:00pm Social: Edinburgh Political Union Students Pub Quiz
The Blind Poet Pub
Edinburgh Students