Charlotte Epstein – When the Pre-modern is Post-Modern. Hobbes, Lacan and the Making of the International System

Event date: Wednesday 6 October 2010 5.00-6.30pm FW101, Founder’s Building,  Royal Holloway University of London Humanities and Arts Research Centre and the New Political Communication Unit at Royal Holloway University of London Dr. Charlotte Epstein, University of Sydney – When the Pre-modern is Post-Modern. Hobbes, Lacan and the Making of the International System Abstract: From Hans Morgenthau to Kenneth Waltz, …

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Charlotte Epstein – Discourse, the subject and identity in International Relations

Event date: 6 October 2010 1.30-2.30 FW101 Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC) and the New Political Communications Unit at Royal Holloway Speaker: Dr. Charlotte Epstein, University of Sydney Title: Discourse, the subject and identity in International Relations Abstract: Can we study state identities in IR without presuming the state has a self? The two pieces explored in today’s reading …