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February 2018
Date February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

PPi Research Seminar: Dr Berit Bleisemann de Guevara

Dr Berit Bleisemann de Guevara, organiser of the Stitched Voices Exhibition, discusses textiles as sources and exhibitions as way of learning about conflict Dr Berit Bliesemann de Guevara is the current Director of Research at the Department of International Politics. She is a Reader in Peacebuilding, Post-war Reconstruction and Transitional Justice, and Director of the KNOWLEDGE Centre, a new research hub in the Department developing research which revolves around the dynamics and challenges of knowledge in and about international politics. Berit’s current research is centered…

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March 2018
Date March 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

International Politics Research Seminar: Professor Jenny Edkins

From One World to Another: A semi-autobiographical narrative that considers classism and racism against the background of a movement from one class to another and the dislocation that produces. It explores notions of misinterpellation—when someone responds to a call that they know is not for them—and how such a refusal of interpellation can function politically as a decolonising move. If, instead of taking on the habits and values to which we are called, we retain our loyalty to the place we are…

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April 2018
Date April 24 @ 6:30 pm - April 25 @ 12:00 pm

PPi Distinguished Speaker Event: Hester Parr, University of Glasgow

Hester Parr is a Professor of Human Geography in the School of Geographical & Earth Sciences, University of Glasgow. She has a BA (Geography) and PhD from University of Wales Lampeter. From 2011-2014 she worked on an ESRC funded project ‘Geographies of Missing People: experiences, processes, responses’, a collaboration between Police Scotland and the MPS London, the UK Missing Persons Bureau and the Missing People charity. The project investigated the geographies of missing persons and the geographical knowledges of the people and agencies…

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