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Events in 2019

Previous events in 2019

Workshop: Africa Beyond Brexit

Tuesday 10 December 2019

Ideas and Practices of Postcolonial Engagement in a Changing Global Order

Managing security and risk in the field

Friday 22 November 2019

Managing security and risk in the field. A special two-hour training session for Politics PhD students and staff.

Pedagogies of Mobilization

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Social Movements and Community-Based Education in the Belgian Rust-Belt

Graduate Colloquium 12 Nov 19

Tuesday 12 November 2019

Giacomo Marossi, PhD candidate from Università del Piemonte Orientale will be presenting his research on "Populism as political representation: a new theoretical framework"

Politics Society cheese and wine evening

Wednesday 6 November 2019

Charlie King will be accompanied by former year in industry students to speak about their experiences of placements.

Graduate Colloquium

Tuesday 5 November 2019

PhD student James McKendry will be discussing his research on Disaggregating European (dis)integration: a comparative analysis of the Eurozone and Schengen crises’

Political Theory Workshop

Tuesday 5 November 2019

Dr Megan Blomfield (Sheffield University) will be discussing Epistemic Injustice in the UK Asylum Claim Process

Graduate Colloquium

Tuesday 29 October 2019

PhD student Eli Auslender will be presenting his research on housing and integration for refugees in Germany: multi-level governance implementation and the impact on the EU

International Studies Cluster Meeting

Monday 28 October 2019

Professor Graeme Davies will be discussing Militaristic Attitudes and Chinese Youth Support for Military Intervention in the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands.

Research Seminar: Brexit Do or Die?

Wednesday 23 October 2019

Politics Department academic staff discuss the implications of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union in this round table event

York Political Theory Workshop

Tuesday 22 October 2019

What can normative political philosophers of education learn from Miseducation?

3 x 15 Doctoral research seminars 2019-20

Wednesday 16 October 2019

Showcasing the exciting work undertaken by research students in the Department of Politics. Each speaker will present for up to 15 minutes on their doctoral topic, followed by a question and answer session on all three presentations. All are welcome.

PhD Colloquium

Tuesday 15 October 2019

Politics PhD student Ruth Kelly will be hosting the first PhD Colloquium of the Autumn term.

York Political Theory Workshops Autumn term

Tuesday 8 October 2019

The York Centre for Political Theory Workshops this Autumn term....

Athena Swan Mid-Career Grants Workshop

Thursday 19 September 2019

Come and join Dr Monica Brito Vieira....

York Centre for Political Theory - Epistocracy in Legislative Design by Udit Bhatia

Friday 13 September 2019

Author: Udit Bhatia; Book Manuscript: Epistocracy in Legislative Design

Graduation Reception 2019

Saturday 20 July 2019

Come along and join us to raise a glass to our graduating class of 2019

Recognition & Respect in Early Modern Philosophy

Thursday 11 July 2019

11-12 July Convenors: Tim Stuart-Buttle (York) and Heikki Haara (Helsinki)

The Challenge of Managing Chinese Influence and Interference

Wednesday 26 June 2019

The Department of Politics is delighted to welcome Professor Christopher R Hughes (LSE) to speak on the theme ‘The Challenge of Managing Chinese Influence and Interference’. The talk will be followed by a discussion.

Global futures: China as a European power

Wednesday 26 June 2019

Do Chinese investments in Europe threaten the Liberal International Economic Order? Does the extension of the OBOR into Europe potentially undermine the ideals of liberal democracy on the continent? More broadly, what do China’s investments at the gateway to Europe portend for global futures? Join Dr Indrajit Roy and Dr Dimitrios Stroikos from the department of Politics, York as they explore and chat with expert colleagues who are reflecting on precisely these questions.

Speaking Up, Not Talking Down

Tuesday 18 June 2019

University of York Migration Network is hosting 'Speaking Up, Not Talking Down' event alongside their third annual Ideas Salon.

From Monkfish to Noontide: Writing Through Troubled Times

Thursday 6 June 2019

Romesh Gunesekera will be talking about how the fiction he writes relates to the turbulent world we live in focusing on the journey from his first book, Monkfish Moon, to his most recent book Noontide Toll. The session will include a reading and a Q&A at the end.

Dangerous Speech

Tuesday 4 June 2019

Talk by Jeffrey Howard

Showcasing Excellence

Tuesday 4 June 2019

The Excellence Showcase offers students and staff an opportunity to celebrate and reflect on our student voice practices. The Showcase is open to all and the sessions will explore experiences and understandings of Students as Partners and how we can embed this idea into our ways of working.

Migrant Resistance in Contemporary Europe

Wednesday 15 May 2019

Talk by Maurice Stierl

Refugees and the Limits of Political Philosophy

Tuesday 7 May 2019

Talk by Dr Sara Fine

Getting Rights out of Wrongs

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Talk by Professor Kimberley Brownlee

Political Theory presentation by Waseem Yaqoob

Tuesday 12 March 2019

Talk by Waseem Yaqoob

Women in Politics Panel

Wednesday 6 March 2019

Join this interesting panel discussion!

Political Theory presentation by Sarah Bufkin

Tuesday 26 February 2019

Talk by Sarah Bufkin

The Ecology of Ideology

Wednesday 20 February 2019

Talk by Drew Milne

Political Theory presentation by Dr Lucia Rubinelli

Tuesday 12 February 2019

Talk by Dr Lucia Rubinelli