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The Ethics and Politics of Immigration

Start: May 28, 2015 12:00:00 AM
End: May 28, 2015 12:00:00 AM

28 May 2015
This panel discussion aims to go beyond populist rhetoric, and tackle instead some of the complex normative, political, and conceptual issues that lie behind immigration in the contemporary world. 

Passionate Politics Reading Group

Start: Jun 4, 2015 12:00:00 AM

4 June 2015
The next meeting of the Passionate Politics Reading group will discuss excerpts from two novels by the Italian writer Gabriele D’Annunzio, "Le Vergini delle Rocce" ("The Virgins of the Rocks", 1896) and "Il Fuoco" ("The Flame of Life", 1900).

Mobile Identities

Start: Jun 5, 2015 12:00:00 AM
End: Jun 5, 2015 12:00:00 AM

5 June 2015
This conference will bring together Master’s and PhD students from multiple disciplinary backgrounds to discuss the identity politics of contemporary migration, with specific reference to how notions of gender, sexuality and agency shape understandings of this evolving field.

Inglorious Basterds: European Film Salon

Start: Jun 10, 2015 12:00:00 AM

10th June 2015
This film was directed by Quentin Tarantino and came out in 2009. It is set in German-occupied France and tells the fictional story of two plots to assassinate Nazi Germany’s political leadership.

Reforming the Eurozone

Start: Jun 17, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Reforming the Eurozone
17 June 2015
This Policy Panel, organised in cooperation with Business for New Europe, is next up on our 2-year series on Britain's relationship with the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights. 

Forced Marriage: Health, Wellbeing, Community and Law

Start: Jul 31, 2015 12:00:00 AM

31 July 2015
Forced marriage is illegal in the UK and has a huge impact on the lives of the people it affects, and yet, little is known about it. This one day workshop will set the scene and explore some of the key questions about forced marriage in regards to culture and honour, the law and police, education and health services.