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We are pleased to be able to present a recording of the 'Video Games and Democracy' event organised by Dr Felix Ciută, bringing together game designers, campaigners, professionals in the video games industry and academics, to discuss the role that video games and the video games industry can play in shaping modern democracy.
Published: Sep 20, 2016 6:03:00 PM
Martyn Rady gave a keynote address at the National Congress of Romanian Historians, held at the Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj, on 25 - 28 August 2016.
Published: Sep 20, 2016 10:54:03 AM
In the first of this two-part programme for BBC Radio 4, journalist Gary Younge interviewed Anne White about Polish citizens in the UK, and how their sense of a common European identity isn’t always shared among Brits. The programme also interviews Poles and Romanians in Bristol, an area that voted Remain and which has longstanding Eastern European communities.
Published: Sep 9, 2016 12:47:05 PM
SSEES PhD student Piotr Godzisz, representing the Polish LGBT rights organisation Lambda Warsaw, has won European Commission co-funding for a project entitled 'Come Forward: Empowering and Supporting Victims of Anti-LGBT Hate Crimes' with the University of Brescia (Italy).
Published: Jul 25, 2016 5:26:00 PM
We are pleased to invite you to join the London Inaugural Workshop , at UCL SSEES, London, on Friday 30th September for the research project INFORM, “Closing the gap between formal and informal institutions in the Balkans.”
Starts: Sep 30, 2016 10:00:00 AM
Economic-military power balances in Europe, the Ukraine conflict, and economic sanctions on Russia- Professor Christopher Davis (University of Oxford)
Professor Christopher Davis (University of Oxford) will present his recent paper on the Economic-Military power balances in Europe, the Ukraine conflict, and economic sanctions on Russia.
Starts: Oct 5, 2016 12:00:00 PM
conference aims to explore the possibilities (and limits) of biopolitics
as a heuristic device for analysing Russia's past and present.
Starts: Oct 7, 2016 1:00:00 PM
Join us for a lecture by philosopher and gender specialist from the Pedagogical University of Cracow, prof. Marzenna Jakubczak will be followed by interventions from feminist activists and artists, Poli Polian and Margot Przymierska and the Polish lecturer Katarzyna Zechenter.The seminar will be chaired by dr. Urszula Chowaniec and the welcome will be with the director of qUCL, dr. Robert Mills
Starts: Oct 27, 2016 6:00:00 PM
war, economic collapse, and national disintegration pushed Russian politics to the extremes in 1917, the Provisional Government concentrated on legal process
and procedure, the essence of law but not revolution.
Starts: Oct 28, 2016 5:00:00 PM