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Global Political Thought

The Global Political Thought research group convenes approximately once a month. The disciplinary home of the research group is the intersection of International Relations and Political Theory broadly conceived, and we discuss and read theoretical as well as empirical work.

If you want to be on the mailing list of the GPT-group, please contact Ted Svensson.

E-mail: ted [dot] svensson [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Schedule, Autumn 2022

28 October, 13.15-14.30 (Ed367)
Richard Georgi (University of Gothenburg), Peace that Antagonises: Reading Colombia’s Peace Process as Hegemonic Crisis.

24-25 November 
Research retreat together with the Peace and Conflict research group.

15 December, 13.15-14.30 (Ed367)
Lisa Strömbom (Lund University) and Alexei Tsinovoi (Aarhus University), Twitter Responses to International (Mis-)Recognition: The US Embassy Move and the Abraham Accords.


Schedule, Spring 2022

17 March, 13-14.30 (Ed367)
Jonathan Luke Austin (Copenhagen University), Seeing All Evil: The Global Cruelty of Digital Visibility.

5 April, 13-14.30 (Ed222B)
Akos Kopper (visiting researcher, Lund University), Is Chess a Fitting or Misleading Metaphor for International Relations?

28 April, 13-14.30 (Ed367)
Isabel Bramsen (Lund University), The Micro-Sociology of Diplomacy.