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Do Not Fear Austerity: A Public Meeting with Yanis Varoufakis

Alessandro de Arcangelis, UCL PhD student in History, reports on a ‘public meeting’ with Yanis Varoufakis, and his advice to Jeremy Corbyn.
30 September 2015
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Starts: Oct 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM

A Syrian tragedy turning into a European tragedy

Gëzim Krasniqi, Fellow at UCL’s School of Slavonic and East European Studies, traces the shifting routes chosen by refugees from Syria—and how the EU’s lack of a coordinated policy has been turning the Syrian tragedy into a European one. It has left the Balkan states with a refugee crisis impossible to master.
23 September 2015
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Starts: Sep 23, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Fathers, Sons, and Grandfathers: Migration Across Generations

Through the stories of three generations in thirty families, Julia Brannen explores men's lives, migration, employment, fatherhood, father-son relationships and intergenerational transmission over the life course. As the worst refugee crisis since the Second World War unfolds across continents, she traces the stories of migrant generations that have gone before, of Irish grandfathers who left Ireland in the mid-20th century and Polish fathers who came to Britain in the 21st century, together with a group of white British 
9 September 2015
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Starts: Sep 9, 2015 12:00:00 AM

UCL European Institute


Mary Fulbrook


Prof Mary Fulbrook

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Mary Fulbrook is the Director of the UCL European Institute, Professor of German History and Dean, Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences.

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Uta Staiger


Dr Uta Staiger

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Uta Staiger is the Deputy Director of the UCL European Institute; she also teaches in the Department of History. Dr. Staiger will be on leave from May 2015 until January 2016

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Dr. Claudia Schrag Sternberg  

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Dr. Sternberg will be acting Deputy Director of the European Institute from April 2015-Jan 2016.

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Akosua Bonsu


Akosua Bonsu

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Akosua Bonsu is the PA (maternity cover) to the Deputy Director of the UCL European Institute; she is also a PhD candidate in the department of Philosophy.

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