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28 Jun 2018 9:00am - 5:00pm Workshop: Politics in the Grey Zone: Violence, Complicity and Resistance
Hosted by: Dr Mihaela Mihai # University of Edinburgh
Project Room, 1.06, 50 George Square
25 Jun 2018 9:00am - 27 Jun 2018 5:00pm Workshop: ERC Greyzone Summer School "Navigating the Grey Zone Complicity, Resistance and Solidarity
Hosted by: Dr Mihaela Mihai # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Staff Room, Sixth Floor 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
20 Jun 2018 9:45am - 5:30pm Workshop: ESRC-Funded Workshop “Trade, Industrial Policy and Development in Tumultuous Times”
Hosted by: Kristen Hopewell # Edinburgh
Main Library, George Square - 1.09 Teaching Room
31 May 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm Roundtable: Roundtable: Citizenship, Race, and (Post-)Colonialism
Hosted by: Jill Poeggel # University of Edinburgh
Project Room, 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh
25 May 2018 7:30pm - 29 May 2018 11:00pm Social: Distant Voices – Album launch
Introduced by: Dr Oliver Escobar # University of Edinburgh
Multiple Locations; please check Eventbrite information
23 May 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm Workshop: Singing in the (Prison) Community: Music, Environment and Well-being.
Speaker: Dr Kirstin Anderson # University of the West of Scotland
King Khalid Lecture Theatre, Surgeons Hall, Hill Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW
18 May 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm Seminar: The Limits of Democratic Politics: Hannah Arendt and Jacques Rancière on Redressing Domination and Superfluity
Speaker: Andrew Schaap # Exeter University
Room 3.15, 18 Buccleuch Place
11 May 2018 9:00am - 5:00pm Workshop: Politics in the Face of Death, An Interdisciplinary Workshop at the University of Edinburgh
Hosted by: Professor Tobias Kelly # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Dr Nicola Perugini # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Dr Mathias Thaler # University of Edinburgh
Project Room, 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh
4 May 2018 5:00pm - 6:30pm Seminar: Research Seminar on Contemporary Iraq, with Professor Toby Dodge
Speaker: Professor Toby Dodge # London School of Economics
6th Floor Staff Room, CMB
26 Apr 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm Seminar: Susan Wilson, US Consulate Principal Officer, discusses the Syrian Refugee Crisis
CMB 6.02
26 Apr 2018 2:00pm - 5:00pm PG Student: Politics and International Relations Postgraduate Showcase
Hosted by: PIR PhD Students # University of Edinburgh
Practice Suite, 1.12, CMB
25 Apr 2018 5:50pm - 8:00pm Inaugural Lecture: Leaders, Groups, and Role-Playing: Agents in Foreign Policy and International Politics, an Inaugural Lecture by Professor Julie Kaarbo
Speaker: Professor Julie Kaarbo # University of Edinburgh
King Khalid Lecture Theatre, Hill Square, EH8 9DR
25 Apr 2018 1:30pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Social Conflict, Political Competition, and Democratic Stability: Lesson from Contemporary Latin America
Speaker: Marcelo Leiras, Associate Professor of Political Science # Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina
Room 1.416, Teaching Room 9, Doorway 3, Medical School, Teviot
23 Apr 2018 2:30pm - 4:30pm Lecture: In the wake. What can we learn from the rise and fall of left-wing governments in Latin America?
Speaker: Marcelo Leiras, Associate Professor of Political Science # Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina; Introduced by: Dr Julia Calvert # University of Edinburgh
Hugh Robson lecture Theatre, HRB G.04, George Square
13 Apr 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm Seminar: The relationship of the Public Interest and the Court of Justice: less subject to change than the climate.
Speaker: Matthijs J. van Wolferen # University of Groningen
Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
22 Mar 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm Lecture: Choosing Among Policy Responses to Mass Atrocity
Speaker: Professor Mark Osiel # University of Iowa
G.16 Seminar Room Doorway 4, Medical School
19 Mar 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm Seminar: Europeanisation Through the Sharing of Best Practices: insights from a political ethnography
Speaker: Dr. Natalie Papanastasiou # University of Amsterdam
Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
14 Mar 2018 6:00pm - 8:30pm Lecture: CRISP Annual Lecture 2018: Elizabeth Denham (UK Information Commissioner)
Hosted by: Professor Charles Raab # University of Edinburgh
Lecture Theatre 1, Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street, EH8 9LE
20 Feb 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Controlled Foreign Companies’ rules in light of European Court of Justice (ECJ) case law
Speaker: Anna-Archontia Florou # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
29 Jan 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm Screening: Free Film screening: “I Am Not Your Negro”
Hosted by: Dr Maša Mrovlje # Unviersity of Edinburgh
50 George Square, University of Edinburgh (Project Room 1.06, first floor)
24 Jan 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Examining Attitudes towards the EU: The Role of Living Conditions in Cities and their Impact on the Urban Educated Polish Youth
Speaker: Adrian Favero # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
18 Jan 2018 10:00am Seminar: Symposium on External Challenges for the Common Fisheries Policy
Speaker: Professor Robin Churchill # University of Dundee; Speaker: Professor Richard Barnes # University of Hull; Speaker: Professor Hubert Zimmermann # Universität Marburg; Speaker: Daniel Owen # Fenners Barristers
CMB
17 Jan 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm Conversations: Hunger and Fury: the crisis of democracy in the Balkans
Introduced by: Marsaili Fraser # Former head of the EU Special Representative's political office in Bosnia; Speaker: Jasmin Mujanović # Author; Speaker: Allan Little # BBC Special Correspondent
LG.11, David Hume Tower, George Square, Edinburgh, EH8
6 Dec 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Gender Politics PhD Showcase
CMB Staff Room (6th Floor)
27 Nov 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Hsinyen Lai: 'Gramsci and Making a Case of Historical Sociology and the Relationship between Arab Nationalism and Foreign Policy'
CMB 2.15
27 Nov 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm Workshop: ‘Gendering Institutions’ international workshop - in honour of Joni Lovenduski
Speaker: Joni Lovenduski # Birkbeck College University of London
Chrystal Macmillan Building
22 Nov 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Gender Reading: Eli Clare
CMB Meeting 2.15
22 Nov 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: The sea-crosser’s paradox: how drowning at sea has become a crime control strategy and why human rights do nothing about it.
Speaker: Francesca Soliman # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 4, CMB
20 Nov 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Ewan Stein: 'Historical Sociology and the IR of the Middle East' (IRRG)
CMB 2.15
13 Nov 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: John Peterson: 'Trump, BREXIT, & Transatlantic Relations' (IRRG)
CMB 2.15
8 Nov 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Rosalind Cavaghan (Glasgow Caledonian/WISE): Making Gender Equality Happen: Knowledge, Change and Resistance in EU Gender Mainstreaming
CMB Seminar Rm. 6
6 Nov 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: JP Singh: ‘Development 2.0: How technology fosters participation in the developing world’ (IRRG)
CMB 2.15
31 Oct 2017 1:00pm - 6:00pm Workshop: Bridging political, legal and historical perspectives on contemporary Europe
Speaker: Marco Duranti # Sydney
CMB 6th Floor Seminar Room
30 Oct 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Corina Lacatus: IR Research paper (title TBC) (IRRG)
CMB 2.15
25 Oct 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Gender Reading: Feminism and Neoliberalism
CMB 2.15
19 Oct 2017 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Postgraduate Studies as the Next Step (Final Year UG Careers Series)
Lister Learning and Teaching Centre - 5.3 - Lister
12 Oct 2017 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: A Career in NGOs, Charities and Think Tanks (Final Year UG Careers Series)
Appleton Tower 2.14
11 Oct 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Gender Reading: Living a Feminist Life
CMB Meeting Rm. 5
9 Oct 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Claire Duncanson: 'Economies that Work for Women in Postwar Contexts' (IRRG) ***POSTPONED
CMB Pod 3
5 Oct 2017 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: A Career in Politics (Final Year UG Careers Series)
Appleton Tower 2.14
4 Oct 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Mihaela Mihai: 'Complicity, Hope, and the Imagination' (PTRG)
18 Buccleuch Place 3.15
2 Oct 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Andrew Neal: 'Fearless Speech vs. Security Politics' (IRRG)
CMB 2.15
28 Sep 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Political Analysis in the Private Sector (Final Year UG Careers Series)
CMB SR 1
6 Sep 2017 9:00am - 5:00pm Workshop: Law and War in the 21st Century
Seminar 1&2, CMB
4 Aug 2017 8:20pm - 9:20pm Social: ‘Bring Back Child Labour!’
Speaker: Philip Cook # University of Edinburgh
New Town Theatre (Venue 7), Freemason's Hall, EH2 3DH
13 Jul 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Seminar: The impact of voter exit on ZANU PF's survival
Speaker: Dr Chipo Dendere # Amherst College
CMB Conference Room 2.15
22 Jun 2017 9:00am - 7:30pm Conference: International Security After Brexit and Trump Conference
Hosted by: Dr Andrew Neal # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Professor Juliet Kaarbo # University of Edinburgh
Project Room, 50 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9JU
15 Jun 2017 12:00pm - 17 Jun 2017 1:15pm Conference: The 10th Anniversary Conference of the Comparative Agendas Project (CAP)
Hosted by: Shaun Bevan # University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, Old High School, Infirmary Street Edinburgh EH1 1LZ
12 Jun 2017 8:30am - 13 Jun 2017 6:00pm Workshop: The Foundations of Normativity Workshop
Project Room (Room 1.06), 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh
9 Jun 2017 9:30am - 3:30pm Open Day: Undergraduate Open Day
- Please choose: TBC # TBC
Central Area, University of Edinburgh, George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
8 Jun 2017 9:30am - 9 Jun 2017 2:30pm Workshop: Thomas Hobbes and Peace
- Please choose: TBC # TBC
Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, 2 Hope Park Square, EH8 9NW
27 May 2017 4:30pm - 6:30pm Lecture: Mark MacKinnon: Syria in Painting, Photography, Film and word
Speaker: Mark MacKinnon # Senior correspondent for Canada’s national newspaper
Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh
16 Jan 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Andy Hom 'Patriots all around: inter/national timing, round numbers, and the politics of commemorative critique' | IRRG
2.15 CMB
16 Nov 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Luke March 'No Podemos? The weakness of the British radical left from communism to Corbyn'
CMB Seminar Rm. 4