Events & seminars 2020

The Politics Seminar Series is supported by the MacFie Bequest, named after Professor Alec MacFie, Adam Smith Professor of Political Economy at the University from 1945 to 1958. 

Seminar enquiries: Dr Joanna Szostek

Forthcoming seminars (Semester 2, 2019-2020) 

Thursday 13 February 2020 (15:30-17:00)
PROFESSOR ISMENE GIZELIS (UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX)
‘The gendered nature of explosive violence’
Venue: Room 718, Adam Smith Building

Thursday 27 February 2020 (15:30-17:00)
DR CHRISTINE CHENG (KING’S COLLEGE LONDON)
‘Extra-legal Groups in Post-Conflict Liberia: How Trade Makes the State’
Venue: Room 718, Adam Smith Building

Thursday 5 March 2020 (15:30-17:00)
PROFESSOR LAWRENCE EZROW (UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX)
‘Bicameralism and Government Responsiveness to Public Opinion’
Venue: Room 718, Adam Smith Building

Thursday 19 March 2020 (15:30-17:00)
PROFESSOR CATHY GORMLEY-HEENAN (ULSTER UNIVERSITY)
Mackenzie lecture: Title to follow
Venue: Boyd Orr 222, Lecture Theatre 2