Department of Politics and International Relations Seminar Series 2020-21

Seminars take place on alternate Wednesdays from 1.00pm – 2:30pm on Microsoft Teams, unless otherwise stated.

All are welcome!

24th February. Kelly Greenhill (Tufts University, Harvard University)
“Truthiness and Tribalism as Political Weapons: Fear, Cognitive Hacking and the Strategic Use and Abuse of Extra-factual Information”

10th March. Caitlin Andrews-Lee (Ryerson University)
“The Emergence and Revival of Charismatic Movements: Argentine Peronism and Venezuelan Chavismo”

24th March. Sangeeta Mahapatra (GIGA)
“Rethinking democratic citizenship in a surveillance state”

For further queries about the Politics and International Relations Seminar Series, contact Dr. Dan Paget at daniel.paget@abdn.ac.uk.

This series is hosted by the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Aberdeen.