Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies


Our department also runs a seminar series.

Populism and the European culture wars

Tue 13 Feb 2018

In this guest lecture, Professor Frank Furedi will explore contrasting attitudes towards national and popular sovereignty. read more »

Where next for abortion politics?

Tue 20 Feb 2018

Following last year's significant changes in the UK abortion legislation, this panel event will address where abortion politics is headed. read more »

Brexit: The Irish border issue and its implications for Britain's future relationship with the EU

Wed 21 Feb 2018

In this lecture, Dr Sophie Whiting and Dr Maria Garcia discuss one of the pivotal issues in the Brexit negotiations: the Irish border. read more »

Encountering memories

Thu 8 Mar 2018

In this seminar, Doreen Pastor will examine the visitor experiences at Flossenb├╝rg, Ravensbr├╝ck, House of the Wannsee Conference and Bautzen Stasi prison. read more »

Dealing with Northern Ireland's contested past: 1968 and agonistic remembering

Mon 26 Apr 2018

In this guest lecture, Dr Chris Reynolds will explore the agonistic approach to remembering Europe's past. read more »