Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies

Cluster and research funding seminar series

Seminars 2016/17

All seminars are scheduled to take place in 1 West North, Room 2.4 at 13.15-14.05 unless specified otherwise. Registration is not required for these seminars.

Conflict Security & International Order cluster seminars

  • For further information about Conflict, Security and International Order Cluster seminars please contact Dr Wali Aslam,
Date Speaker Title
15-16 September 2016 A full programme can be found on the event webpage International Conference on American Foreign Policy
11 October 2016 Professor Robert Singh, Professor of Politics at Birkbeck, University of London US Foreign Policy and the 2016 Election: Does it matter?
27 October 2016 Dr Barrie Collins, Independent researcher Human rights advocacy, war and false narrative: Rwanda revisited
3 November 2016 Professor Marysia Zalewski, Professor of International Relations, University of Cardiff Sexual Violence against Men (in conflict)
15 November 2016 Dr Simon Macmahon, University of Coventry "You can’t go back." Navigating the Central Mediterranean during Europe’s Refugee Crisis
24 November 2016 Professor Campbell Craig, Professor of International Relations, Cardiff University US unipolar preponderance and the nuclear revolution
21 February 2017 Dr Daniele Rugo, Senior Lecturer in Film at Brunel University London Following The Wires
14 March 2017 Dr. Rachel Julian, Senior Lecturer in Peace Studies, Leeds Beckett University Raising Silent Voices: How cultural expression of conflict can inform analysis and intervention strategies in Myanmar
23 March 2017  Chris Woods, London-based investigative journalist and leader of the Airwars project Western Airpower and the Myth of Risk-Free Airstrikes
28 March 2017 Dr Jonathan Fisher, University of Birmingham "Witchcraft" and in/security: A challenge to the human security paradigm?

Governance and Resistance Cluster seminars

  • For further information about Governance and Resistance Cluster seminars please contact Dr Sophie Whiting,
Date Speaker Title
6 October 2016 Daniel Stockmemer (University of Ottawa, Canada) The front national under Jean-Marie Le-Pen: Continuity or change?

The Politics of Culture and Memory

Date Speaker Title
25 April 2017 Prof Anna Bull, Dr Nina Parish, Dr David Clarke, Dr Marianna Deganutti UNREST Horizon 2020 Project Seminar
27 April 2017 Richard White and Lorna Brunstein (Bath Spa University) 'Journeys at the edge of witness', walking arts project 'Honouring Esther'
25 May 2017 Prof Claire Gorrara (University of Cardiff) Cherchez la femme: Gender, Photography and the Transnational Representations of Libertation France, 1944-6

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