Events in 2014

Previous events

Depoliticisation, Resistance and Politicisation Workshop

Monday 8 December 2014

Political Studies Association hosted workshop

Hans Kelsen, Carl Schmitt, and Democracy

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Talk by Dr Tim Stanton

Gender and the Politics of Violence in the Middle Eastern Context

Tuesday 2 December 2014

Talk by Dr Zahra Tizro, sponsored by the Conflict, Security and Development cluster

"Rethinking Substantive Representation for Ethic Minorities"

Thursday 27 November 2014

Autumn Term Graduate Colloquium VIII

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Talk online to Politics staff who can advise you on studying a postgraduate degree in the Department.

Panel on the Islamic State - POSTPONED until spring term

Wednesday 26 November 2014

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"Self Determination as Non-Determination"

Thursday 20 November 2014

Autumn Term Graduate Colloquium VII

Transatlantic Economic Cooperation and the Future of Global Governance

Wednesday 19 November 2014

Talk by Professor Tony Heron

Life as a Politics Postgrad and How to Get There

Thursday 13 November 2014

Careers talk by Paul Tobin and Peg Murray-Evans

"Post Financial Crisis Regulatory Reform and the Private Security Industry"

Thursday 13 November 2014

Autumn Term Graduate Colloquium VI

"Identity Politics and Nuclear Policy in Iran".

Thursday 6 November 2014

Autumn Term Graduate Colloquium V

The Politics of Grassroots Development in Egypt: Two Steps Forward - One Step Back?

Wednesday 5 November 2014

Talk by Dr Solava Ibrahim (Manchester University)

Russell Group Universities Postgraduate Study Roadshow

Wednesday 5 November 2014

The Postgraduate Study Roadshow is a series of masters and PhD study fairs featuring exclusively Russell Group universities.

Global Opportunities Fair

Tuesday 4 November 2014

More about international opportunities for study, work experience and volunteering

"Land-grabbing in Tanzania: Changing Property Rights from Below?"

Thursday 30 October 2014

Autumn Term Graduate Colloquium IV

A Presentation on the Civil Service HR Fast Stream...

Wednesday 29 October 2014

from current Fast Streamers

The Civil Service: My Journey & Your Future?

Monday 20 October 2014

Guest lecture to all students by Olly Robbins

"Public Opinion and Political Party Strategies on Climate Change".

Thursday 16 October 2014

Autumn term Graduate Colloquium II

"Cooperation and Conflict in Workers' Collectives"

Thursday 9 October 2014

Autumn term Graduate Colloquium I

The Politics of the Human

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Talk by Anne Phillips from the LSE

Understanding the Scottish Referendum

Tuesday 7 October 2014

A roundtable discussion being held by the Department of Politics

The Idea of Social Equality

Wednesday 17 September 2014

First of four workshops to be held on 17 - 18 September 2014

Politics Graduation Reception

Friday 18 July 2014

All welcome for drinks and nibbles to celebrate!

Postgraduate Online Open Day

Wednesday 25 June 2014

University Virtual Open Days are the ideal way to find out more about postgraduate study at the University of York.

Roundtable on Inclusivity in the Curriculum

Wednesday 18 June 2014

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Political Evil and the Challenge of Forgiveness

Tuesday 10 June 2014

Third event in series - Film "Hannah Arendt" (2012 Margarethe von Trotta)

The UK Coalition, Depoliticisation, and Economic Policymaking Since 2010

Thursday 5 June 2014

Political Economy Research Cluster Forum

The personal is not political: reflections on teaching gender in UK Politics and IR departments

Wednesday 4 June 2014

Drawing Disciplinary Boundaries through Teaching and Learning: Gender and Sexualities in Political Science and IR

Emotions, Politics and Violence

Tuesday 3 June 2014

Second event in series - Political Evil and the Challenge of Forgiveness

Political Evil and the Challenge of Forgiveness

Monday 2 June 2014

First event in series - Film "Forgiveness"

Edward Snowden: Civil Disobedience for an Age of Total Surveillance

Tuesday 27 May 2014

Talk by William E. Scheuerman

Sex Matters: How marriage breeds sex, race, class and national inequalities

Thursday 15 May 2014

Talk by Professor V Spike Peterson

Towards a Political Economy of Post-Apartheid South Africa

Wednesday 14 May 2014

Talk by Professor Ben Fine (SOAS, University of London)

A century on the edge: from Cold War to hot world, 1945-2045

Wednesday 7 May 2014

Want to understand global security in the 21st century?

Afghanistan: Achievements, Opportunities and Challenges

Friday 2 May 2014

An exciting talk organised by York Politics Society

Working in Political Campaigning and Communications

Thursday 1 May 2014

Politics Department Careers Options Event

Gender and the Paradoxes of Dis/Embodied Finance

Wednesday 12 March 2014

Talk by Dr Adrienne Roberts, University of Manchester

If opposition is an art, is Ed Miliband an artist?

Tuesday 25 February 2014

Talk by Tim Bale

Bloodshot: The Dreams and Nightmares of East Timor

Monday 24 February 2014

Film followed by Q&A session with Director Peter Gordon

Thinking of a applying to study for a Masters in Politics?

Wednesday 19 February 2014

Talk by Graduate Taught Director, Jim Buller

Working in Print Media

Tuesday 18 February 2014

Politics Department Careers Options Event

Identity, contestation and the failure of democracy in Russia

Wednesday 12 February 2014

Talk by Professor Rutland

De-industrialization but not decline? Britain since the 1950s

Tuesday 4 February 2014

Talk by Jim Tomlinson

Rough Justice

Wednesday 29 January 2014

Talk by Bob Goodin

Working in Parliament

Tuesday 28 January 2014

Politics Department Careers Options Event

Past events