The Populist Backlash in Western Politics

Event Date: 23 February 2017 Room B04 Birkbeck School of Arts 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Department of Politics at Birkbeck University of London presents: Workshop Week Staff Debate: The Populist Backlash in Western Politics Staff debate with Professor Eric Kaufmann, Dr Sam Ashenden, Dr Jason Edwards and special guest David Goodhart, founding editor of Prospect magazine and …

Étienne Balibar – The Multiple and Shifting Borders of Europe

  Event Date: 23 February 2017 Chelsea Lecture Theatre University of the Arts London John Islip Street London, SW1P 4JU The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Professor Étienne Balibar (Kingston) – The Multiple and Shifting Borders of Europe The construction of a supra-national political entity in Europe, over the last 60 years, followed by its process …

Michael Rothberg – Inheritance Trouble: Migration and Transcultural Holocaust Memory in Contemporary Germany

Event Date: 23 February 2017 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture 2017 Professor Michael Rothberg (UCLA) – Inheritance Trouble: Migration and Transcultural Holocaust Memory in Contemporary Germany The Holocaust Research Centre is delighted to be joined by Professor Michael Rothberg, Professor of English and Comparative Literature and 1939 Society Samuel …